Image of IWF’s Deputy CEO Fred Langford becomes President of INHOPE

IWF’s Deputy CEO Fred Langford becomes President of INHOPE

20 June 2018

The Internet Watch Foundation’s Deputy CEO Fred Langford has become the next President of INHOPE

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New website launched to help tackle Online Hate Speech

15 June 2018

Today marks the launch of the SELMA (Social and Emotional Learning for Mutual Awareness) website.

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Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018: Revised Guidance for Teachers

14 June 2018

SWGFL, a partner on the UK Safer Internet Centre, look at the revised 'Keeping Children Safe in Education’ guidance, highlighting the main changes and what they mean for teachers.

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Stand up to bullying day – Free resources for teachers

13 June 2018

Today The Diana Award are inviting schools, organisations and individuals to get involved in Stand Up to Bullying Day

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Sharenting: how am I adding to my child’s digital footprint?

12 June 2018

Advice for parents and carers, looking at the type of information you might put online about your child, how this can be hidden in photos, and how you are contributing to their digital footprint.

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Social Media and the Age of Consent

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.

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What happens if I unfollow someone on Instagram?

01 June 2018

Childnet, a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, explore what happens if you unfollow someone on Instagram; and what you can do if you discover someone has unfollowed you.

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Schools, Fake Accounts and RIPAs - advice from the POSH Helpline

24 May 2018

In this blog The Professionals Online Safety Helpline look at what to do about fake accounts on social media.

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UK Government publishes response to Internet Safety Strategy Greenpaper consultation

21 May 2018

Yesterday (Sunday 20th May) the UK Government published its response to the results of the Internet Safety Strategy Green Paper which looks at how we can ensure Britain is the safest place in the world to be online.

Image of 2018 Appropriate Filtering and Monitoring definitions published for consultation

2018 Appropriate Filtering and Monitoring definitions published for consultation

18 May 2018

The UK Safer Internet Centre has reviewed its 'appropriate' filtering and monitoring definitions and is publishing these as draft for consultation until June 15th 2018. The definitions aim to help both schools and providers understand what is considered 'appropriate'.