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Anti-Bullying Tips from the Professionals Online Safety Helpline

14 November 2019

In the nearly-ten-years of running the Professionals Online Safety Helpline, we've learned some key ways you can stamp out bullying in your school. We've listed some of the best here.

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Brand new educational resources for schools and educators to help them celebrate Safer Internet Day

12 November 2019

To support educators for Safer Internet Day 2020, the UK Safer Internet Centre - official coordinators of the day in the UK - have created a range of new educational resources focusing on a brand new theme.

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Marking an Online Safety Live milestone

07 November 2019

We've recently passed a significant milestone with our Online Safety Live training sessions. Can you guess what it was?

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Updated online safety resource for parents and carers

24 October 2019

We have updated some of our internet safety resources for parents and carers in time for the October half term! Our new suite of resources provides an insight into online safety for kids and can help your family to stay safe online.

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IWF Deputy CEO Fred Langford awarded an Honorary Doctorate for his child protection work

16 October 2019

Fred Langford, IWF Deputy CEO, CTO and one of the founding Directors of the UK Safer Internet Centre honoured for his child protection and cybersecurity work by the University of Suffolk

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Does your Internet filtering make the grade?

15 October 2019

Whether you’re in a primary school or a secondary, a college or an alternative provision, filtering is one of the first lines of defence you should have in place to help prevent inappropriate content from reaching your students.

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Four months to go until Safer Internet Day!

11 October 2019

We can’t believe that there are only 4 months to go until Safer Internet Day 2020! In this blog we look at all of the things you can do now, as well as all of the great things you have to look forward to!

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Practical resources addressing online pornography

03 October 2019

Research released this week by the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has looked into pornography and the way that young people access it. The research found that more than half of young people had seen pornography online, including children as young as seven.

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Safer Internet Day 2020 Supporters registration now open!

02 October 2019

Schools and organisations are now able to register as Safer Internet Day Supporters to share what they are doing for the day

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11 things you should know about loot boxes

19 September 2019

Key information about loot boxes, what they mean for young people and their online safety, and what you can do to encourage safe and responsible usage.