Guides and Resources

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Have you heard about Report Harmful Content?

We’re calling for your help to answer this questionnaire about the helpline platform Report Harmful Content and to share your experiences…

“This isn't a curriculum, it's a set of competencies.” – taking a closer look at ProjectEVOLVE

Ken Corish (Online Safety Director for SWGfL and ProjectEVOLVE lead) talks about what ProjectEVOLVE is, how it supports professionals, the…

Quarterly report from the Professionals Online Safety Helpline

The POSH helpline has released its quarterly report for the start of the year from January to March. Carmel Glassbrook…

360 early years and 360 groups to help children and young people stay safe online

For more than ten years South West Grid for Learning has provided schools with a free of charge online safety…

Disney+ Parental Controls and Privacy Settings

As Disney+ adds more mature content to the streaming site with Disney+ Star, this blog looks at the privacy settings…

Smart Speakers

Looking for advice on how to support your child in using a smart speaker safely and responsibly? Read our guide and…

Laptops

Looking for advice on how to support your child in using a laptop safely and responsibly? Read our guide and FAQs.

DfE Laptops for Disadvantaged Children Programme

The DfE’s laptops for disadvantaged children programme is distributing laptops to Local Authorities and Trusts.

What is… Zoom? A guide for parents and carers

The COVID-19 pandemic has meant that ways of connecting online are more important than ever, with Zoom being an increasingly…

Grandparents

Tips, advice and resources to help keep your grandchild safe online.

Loot Box Warnings To Be Included in Video Games

It has been announced that UK video game ratings will include a warning if a game features ‘Loot Boxes’ or…

Video Conferencing for Children: Safeguarding and Privacy Overview

Ever considered how your personal data is protected? How children’s data is considered by the platforms? If there are minimum…