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New features on Instagram – including challenges and restricting comments

18 May 2020

Instagram have launched new features in their Latest update on the app. These features include ways for users to have more control over comments on their posts, and a new feature within stories where users can ‘challenge’ each other. This blog takes a closer look at these new features.

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The Revised Childnet Film Competition 2020 – Home education during COVID-19

23 April 2020

As schools remain closed, we know that many families are looking for projects they can do that are fun, educational and that children can do independently. To help with this we have redesigned the Childnet Film Competition for 2020.

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New videos to use at home with 6-9 year olds looking at online safety

22 April 2020

We are pleased to introduce our newest, free, video resources which families can use together over the coming weeks.

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Keeping your account secure on Instagram

04 September 2017

Following reports that a large number of Instagram accounts have been hacked, we look at some ways that you can help keep your Instagram account secure.

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How to spot advertising on Instagram

05 May 2017

Following the news that celebrities in the USA have been warned over their sponsored content we look at how you can spot advertising and why critical thinking skills are important online.

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Become a Childnet Youth Ambassador

04 May 2017

Childnet, a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, has an exciting opportunity for young people to become Youth Ambassadors.

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Net Aware update from the NSPCC

28 April 2017

The NSPCC have just launched a refreshed Net Aware site.

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The Safer Internet Day Youth Events page is now live

10 April 2017

Our new Safer Internet Day Youth Events Page explores the highlights from the Safer Internet Day events in London, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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BFFC Chief Executive announced as Film Competition judge

06 April 2017

We are delighted to announce the first of our judges for the 2017 Childnet Film Competition, David Austin, Chief Executive of the BBFC.

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Young people continue to shape the PSHE Toolkit

23 March 2017

We are excited to announce that we are now in the initial phase of extending the Crossing the Line PSHE Toolkit!