Why is safeguarding important in schools?

Why is safeguarding important in schools?

Safeguarding is an extremely important topic in schools. In our role as educators and as people ‘in loco parentis’, it is incumbent upon us to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the children in our charge. That said, how do we as education professionals ensure...
View our latest article in Forbes: Staying Safe Online!

View our latest article in Forbes: Staying Safe Online!

CEO Al Kingsley discusses the importance of keeping students safe online Check out our latest article featured in Forbes focusing on internet safety – which is more vital now than ever, with so many students using the internet for remote learning. In the...
Future of Edtech online conference

Future of Edtech online conference

The brainchild of NetSupport’s Head of Education (Mark Anderson) and the Head of Digital Learning at Sevenoaks Prep (Ronan Mc Nicholl), Global Edtech was started early in 2020 as a platform to share ideas, news and opinions on edtech from a variety of sources. Part of...
Education: an important tool for eSafety

Education: an important tool for eSafety

How often do you use the internet? Pretty much every day? It’s an amazing world that serves up information on any subject, allows us to discover new interests and provides us with opportunities to connect and collaborate with others all over the world. There is also,...
Check out our Online Safety Guide Today!

Check out our Online Safety Guide Today!

Have you downloaded our FREE Online Safety Guide yet? Don’t wait, be sure to download your guide today to stay current with the latest trends and developments!  With technology and the internet being part of everyday life (and especially over the past few months with...
Today is Safer Internet Day!

Today is Safer Internet Day!

Today is Safer Internet Day! A day that has been celebrated globally since 2004 to promote the safe use of digital technology for children and young people.   This year’s theme “Together for a Better Internet” focuses on positive conversations and joining together to...
Facebook launches revamped Safety Centre

Facebook launches revamped Safety Centre

Helping to protect its users from bullying, harassment, domestic violence and revenge porn, Facebook’s new Safety Centre provides users with steps and resources to tackle such issues. Antigone Davis, Head of Global Safety at Facebook, said, “We’ve built the Safety...
NSPCC warns of rising online abuse and grooming figures

NSPCC warns of rising online abuse and grooming figures

More children aged between 12 and 15 are contacting the charity’s Childline service worried about online abuse and grooming, reports the BBC. Of these, more than half were girls and counselling sessions rose by 24% to 3,716 from 2015-16. Described as “a...
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