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IWF Warning During Coronavirus Outbreak

27 March 2020

The Internet Watch Foundation warns that, with schools being forced to shut, there is an increased risk of children being groomed and coerced online.

Experts are bracing themselves for a spike in public reports of child sexual abuse on the internet as more and more people stay at home...

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Keeping children happy and safe online during COVID-19

25 March 2020

As UK schools close, or run at a limited capacity as a result of COVID-19, we know that parents and carers are having to manage their child’s use of technology and help them learn remotely. This can feel overwhelming, but we are here to help!

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Working Remotely? - Advice for Professionals & Parents from POSH & RHC

24 March 2020

As UK schools close, or run at a limited capacity as a result of COVID-19, we know managing a child’s use of technology and help them learn remotely can feel overwhelming, but we are here to help! You’re probably starting to get settled in now – you’ve got a playlist on the go and thoughts of...

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Coronavirus - UKSIC Services Update

23 March 2020

All partners within the UK Safer Internet Centre are taking the necessary measures to ensure the health and safety of our amazing staff in light of the recent Coronavirus outbreak. We have activities in place to ensure all of our products and services are continuing to work to support you....

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Advice on Safe Remote Learning amidst Coronavirus

13 March 2020

Considering how we can use connectivity and devices to sustain education in these unusual days.

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10 years of 360 Degree Safe

12 March 2020

This analysis of data from 360 Degree Safe draws from the self-review data of more than 11,000 schools across the country.

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Find out more about Digiduck for World Book Day 2020

05 March 2020

For World Book Day 2020, we asked author and creator Lindsay Buck about the books.

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SWGfL unveils new Roblox and TikTok checklists

02 March 2020

This Safer Internet Day we launched our two most recent checklists for the popular online gaming platform Roblox, and the mobile video hosting app, TikTok.

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IWF launches #Every5Minutes: a campaign against child sexual abuse images online

28 February 2020

The Internet Watch Foundation (​IWF), a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, launches #Every5Minutes, a campaign developed around the startling fact that, on average, Every 5 Minutes IWF identify an image or a video online showing a child being sexually abused.

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Supporting young people with SEND online – New hot topic

25 February 2020

A new hot topic, from UK Safer Internet Centre partner Childnet, is designed for parents and carers of young people with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities (SEND).