Stay informed about online safety with the SWGfL podcast
Our online safety podcast exists to help everybody with their online safety challenges and questions, as we believe that everybody should use technology free from harm.
Presented by a variety of SWGfL's online safety experts and special guests - this podcast is your one-stop-shop for internet safety news and comment.
The focus of our episodes is to advise professionals working with young people. That being said, the content will be useful for parents, carers or anybody with an interest in online safety. We don't discriminate!
In every episode, our experts will discuss a topic and give you the answers to the most confusing or challenging topics in the digital world.
So jump right in, have a listen, and let us know your thoughts and sugggestions for future episodes. We'd love to hear from you, so please get in touch.
Episode 1 - Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
Bringing phones, tablets, and other mobile devices into schools remains a hot topic. What are your thoughts and experiences of BYOD? Have a listen to what our online safety experts Jess and Gareth have to say to help you with this online safety issue.
Episode 2 - Sexting
What is sexting and how can we tackle this online challenge? How does it affect young people and adults? How do you deal with sexting incidents? Our expert hosts, Jess and Gareth, go into all the details of how to handle sexting incidents.
Episode 3 - Online reputation
The longer you've been online, the more digital footprints you will have left. Are you taking steps to manage your online reputation? Episode three of the podcast will help you get your online self under control.
Episode 4 - What is persuasive design?
How do you feel while using technology? In the newest SWGfL podcast we have dived in to the topic of persuasive design. What it is and how to recognize it?
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