TikTok has introduced some new updates which look to automatically disable certain features for young people using the app to help keep them safe online.
19th January 2021
In response to the January 2021 lockdown measures, we would like to offer our support to schools and the wider community by offering two of our products, Whisper and Reputation Alerts for free as a donation.
8th January 2021
With schools having to change their regular practice due to current lockdown restrictions, we have put together all our resources that can help throughout this time. Take a look and see what information you can use.
8th January 2021
We have teamed up with industry leading edtech and online training organisations to create EdifyLearn - a whole new digital skills approach for school staff. Find out how Edifylearn can help in this latest article.
4th January 2021
From all of us at SWGfL we would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Please find out our opening hours over the holiday including the helpline services and general enquiries.
21st December 2020
The UKSIC has compiled a report that outlines our key achievements over the past two years including the impact of Safer Internet Day, the support of the hotlines and helplines, along with the resources created by the three partners.
17th December 2020
The UK Government have announced that there will be new rules introduced with how online tech firms are held accountable towards certain online content. Social media platforms and other firms will now have a duty of care to protect children from online harms
15th December 2020
Find out about what you can setup on the new Xbox Series X, including parental controls and privacy features for the new generation of gaming.
9th December 2020
To help schools, youth groups, police services, libraries, and wider run fun and engaging activities for Safer Internet Day, UKSIC have created a range of resources for those working with children and young people.
7th December 2020
Playstation incorporates a variety of settings to ensure your console is safe and kept in control from the moment you hit start. Find out about how to implement parental controls for the new generation of gaming.
2nd December 2020
In the run up to Christmas, we will be running our very own online safety advent calendar on social media. Find out what's in store and get following on our platforms!
27th November 2020
The TikTok family pairing feature allows parents to link their accounts to their children's. Find out what features are available.
23rd November 2020
This year, the Anti-Bullying Alliance are the official organisers for Anti-Bullying Week, taking place on Monday 16th - Friday 20th November. This year the theme is United Against Bullying. Find out more here:
13th November 2020
We’ve put together a helpful resource that highlights everything schools need to be aware of when putting on a live or pre-recorded online performance for the festive season.
10th November 2020
Our partners at Childnet are currently running the Digital Leaders Programme which aims to provide leadership opportunities for your pupils in a fun and engaging way.
29th October 2020
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