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Five new Research Highlights from the UKCCIS Evidence Group

14 September 2012

Today sees the launch of five new Research Highlights from the UKCCIS Evidence Group , summarising research that covers a broad range of topics, including sexting and vulnerability online, as well as providing recommendations for policymakers about how to create a safer online...

Participate in a study on parental attitudes towards children’s use of computer games and the Internet

20 August 2012

Understanding parental mediation of, and attitudes towards, computer games and Internet usage

Do you have a child who plays computer games? Researchers at the University of Central Lancashire are looking for parents of children under 16 who play computer games several...

Win up to £10,000 in the TalkTalk Digital Heroes Awards

15 August 2012

The search is on for this year’s TalkTalk Digital Heroes, and there are awards of up to £10,000 for individuals and groups who use digital technology to help their communities.

TalkTalk, the communications company, is running the awards for the fifth year and has...

Common Sense Media study on how U.S. teenagers view social media

03 August 2012

On 26th June 2012 Common Sense Media published its latest survey entitled "Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives" around how U.S teenagers view the impact of social media on their lives. The national survey involved 13-17 year olds and revealed some interesting findings...

Ofsted and Esafety: a renewed focus

03 August 2012

Esafety is one of those areas of safeguarding that never seems desperately important until things go belly-up; only then do a host of authorities appear to point out the massive gaps that you missed. The recent SCR at a North Somerset First School where a member of staff had been systematically...