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Over 1 in 10 young people have ‘gone live’

21 August 2017

Our new youth research finds Facebook Live, Instagram Live and YouTube Live are the most popular livestreaming services among 8-17 year olds.

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Childnet Digital Leaders share their achievements

11 August 2017

We hear from two Childnet Digital Leaders, Ciara and Christian, who share their achievements and how they engaged others in their school.

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5 things teens want parents to know

26 April 2017

What do parents and carers need to know about young people’s digital lives? The Childnet Digital Leaders shared their views.

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Digital Leaders top internet tips

05 December 2016

Childnet Digital Leaders are championing digital citizenship with five of their top internet safety tips.

Image of The Childnet Digital Leaders Primary Platform is now live!

The Childnet Digital Leaders Primary Platform is now live!

01 November 2016

The inclusion of primary schools in the Digital Leaders Programme has led to the creation of a new platform. We are delighted to announce that this platform has now officially been launched!

Childnet Digital Leaders Programme for Primary

24 June 2016

Our UK Safer Internet Centre project will soon be open to primary schools from next academic year, following a successful pilot.

Throughout the summer term, Digital Leaders across the UK have been carrying out our pilot Childnet Digital Leaders Programme for primary schools...

Over a thousand Digital Leaders across the UK undergo Childnet’s training

09 May 2016

The Childnet Digital Leaders Programme harnesses the power of digital to empower young people to champion positive use of technology in their school.

Delivered through a gamified online learning community, young Digital Leaders across the UK complete training, collaborate...

Teacher guest blog: Woodford County High School’s Digital Leaders experience

03 May 2016

In April we were delighted to announce that the Childnet Digital Leaders Programme was named as one of the finalists in the Best Innovation category of the Internet Matters Digital Safety Awards and that the programme was shortlisted alongside 10 other finalists within the Charity...

Youth Guest Blog: Childnet Digital Leaders from Woodford County High School

18 April 2016

We caught up with Arighni , a pupil from Woodford County High School who shared her team's experiences of the Childnet Digital Leaders Programme , a UK Safer Internet Centre project which is up for a national award ( find out more and vote here !)

Guest blog:

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Best practices: Using peer education to transform e-safety in schools

01 June 2015

At the UK Safer Internet Centre, our consortium has been working to help make the internet a great and safe place for young people for the last twenty years, and over that time we’ve learned a lot about the best ways that we can empower young people and those who support them....