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Gaming – Advice for Professionals

12 June 2014

World Cup Fever is upon us and you’ve no doubt been fed the latest football gossip from the young people in your classroom, but have you ever considered the conversation they might be having with others ‘on the pitch’ in their FIFA gaming community? We’re hearing more and more that online games...

Today is BeatBullying's The Big March

11 June 2014

Today hundreds of BeatBullying Avatars will March across the internet in a global virtual demonstration against bullying.

Starting on the BeatBullying website at 10am GMT the march will proceed across a host of websites with the last avatar crossing the final website at 4pm...

Job opportunity

10 June 2014

The Internet Watch Foundation, partners in the UK Safer Internet Centre are advertising for the position of Communications Assistant.

Full time 35 hours per week

Salary - £20,644 plus benefits

Closing date for applications is Friday 27...

Well Versed – the final film

08 June 2014

The Well Versed project has finished and the result is an esafety film created by teenagers who love, live and breathe the internet.

Created by The Parent Zone, Google, Livity and a host of YouTube stars, The Well Versed project invited young people to share peer to peer tips, techniques...

Autism and online safety: new toolkit launched for secondary schools

03 June 2014

Childnet today [3 June 2014] l aunched the STAR Toolkit , a new online safety resource that offers practical advice and teaching activities to help secondary schools explore internet safety with young people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

Developed in partnership...