Safer Internet Centre
Do you have a cyberbullying or digital safety concern?
20 August 2019
Whether you and your children use TikTok, Snapchat, Instagram or something else entirely, social media can be used safely over the summer with just a few precautions.
31 August 2018
In this blog, Kat Tremlett – Professionals Online Safety Helpline Practitioner, looks at some of the key questions posed by teachers about how to manage the growing role of social media.
07 June 2018
We’ve all seen a lot of emails recently seeking our ‘consent’, here UKSIC Director David Wright looks at what it means for young people and their use of social media.
05 December 2017
Social Media giant YouTube has unveiled its plans to clamp down on abuse of its platform.
21 August 2017
Our new youth research finds Facebook Live, Instagram Live and YouTube Live are the most popular livestreaming services among 8-17 year olds.
22 May 2017
Our advice for anyone concerned about how to report content on Facebook and where to go for other advice and support.
10 May 2017
This Mental Health Awareness Week , we look at how supportive online communities can empower young people to tackle mental illness and promote wellbeing.
05 May 2017
Following the news that celebrities in the USA have been warned over their sponsored content we look at how you can spot advertising and why critical thinking skills are important online.
28 April 2017
The NSPCC have just launched a refreshed Net Aware site.
27 October 2016
Instagram have released a new tool which allows users to report when they’re concerned by something a friend has posted on the site.
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