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29 June 2022 Angela Munoz Aroca

A million of the worst child sexual abuse images graded by ‘elite’ taskforce

A million of the worst images of child sexual abuse have been turned into digital fingerprints in an “unprecedented” drive…

28 June 2022 UK SIC

SWGfL to Host New Digital Wellbeing Event with TikTok

On Wednesday 13th July, SWGfL will be joining TikTok for an exclusive online event about digital wellbeing, primarily aimed at…

22 June 2022 UK SIC

New Parental Supervision Tools for Instagram and Quest VR

New parental supervision tools are becoming available for Instagram as well as on Quest VR headsets from Meta. Read more…

17 June 2022 UK SIC

How well are schools protected? New cyber security report from SWGfL

SWGfL have launched a new cyber security report that looks at how well schools are protected throughout England and Wales.

14 June 2022 Lee Jones

The new Childnet Digital Leaders training platform is here!

We are excited to announce that the new Childnet Digital Leaders training platform is ready for your school’s pupils!

9 June 2022 UK SIC

Online Safety Policy and Practice Report 2022 Released by SWGfL

SWGfL have released the annual Schools in England Online Safety Policy and Practice report for 2022. Read more here:

8 June 2022 Ben House

Celebrate Pride Month with Childnet’s LGBTQ+ Poster

A poster for Pride Month for those working with young people to display in their school or youth group.

6 June 2022 UK SIC

SWGfL Meets the Home Secretary

The Home Secretary, visited our partners at SWGfL to find out more about the important work of the not-for-profit charity…

1 June 2022 UK SIC

Ofcom Releases Online Nation Report

Ofcom has released a new Online Nation report to show data around how people in the UK use the internet.…

27 May 2022 Angela Munoz Aroca

Sexual abuse imagery of girls online at record high following pandemic lockdowns

The IWF releases its 2021 Annual Report with the latest global trends in combatting the distribution of child sexual abuse…

26 May 2022 Lee Jones

Less than two weeks remaining to enter the Childnet Film Competition 2022!

There is still time for schools and youth groups to get involved in the Film Competition fun, so don't miss…

25 May 2022 UK SIC

Keeping Children Safe in Education – Guidance from the Department for Education

The Department for Education have updated their Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. Discover more about each new update.