New guidance is being introduced to ban phones in schools across England. David Wright shares his thoughts on the initiative.
5th October 2023
The UK Safer Internet Centre announced that the new Safer Internet Day theme will be ‘Inspiring change? Making a difference, managing influence and navigating change online’
4th October 2023
The Online Safety Bill has now been signed off by the Houses of Parliament and ready to become UK law. Read our response in this latest article:
20th September 2023
SWGfL has released the latest research around how schools in England have performed in online safety policy and practice.
19th September 2023
Find out what Online Safety Live events are available for Autumn 2023, with sessions for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
1st September 2023
This article takes an introductory look at Meta's new social media platform, Threads and informs around what safety and privacy features are available.
25th July 2023
Report Harmful Content are running an awareness campaign to highlight what people can do when faced with harmful online content in sport.
20th July 2023
This week the UK Safer Internet Centre are delivering a series of online webinars around filtering and monitoring. Book your places here
11th July 2023
We have just released our latest ProjectEVOLVE report that looks at the current state of online safety delivery and assessment across England.
19th June 2023
We are delighted to announce that SWGfL has taken the top prize in the Education & Training category at this year’s Charity Awards.
8th June 2023
SWGfL is delighted to announce that we have made the shortlist for this year’s Charity Awards, in the Education and Training category.
3rd May 2023
The Revenge Porn Helpline has released their latest report documenting how they supported those impacted by intimate image abuse throughout 2022.
18th April 2023
Ofcom's latest report looks at how young people are interacting with social media, forming relationships and identifying misinformation online.
6th April 2023
New filtering and monitoring standards have been introduced by the Department for Education (DfE). Find out more
29th March 2023
Take a look below at what new Online Safety Live events are coming up over the Spring and book your free place if you're a professional working with children or young people.
24th March 2023
We offer a variety of training options to support teachers and professionals. Find out from our latest article about how each one can support you.
1st March 2023