Al Kingsley (MD of NetSupport and Chair of a Multi-academy trust) is joined by Henry Platten (Founder of eCadets and GoBubble) as well as Mark Anderson (ICT Evangelist) to discuss how school safeguarding has evolved and the new approaches available to schools. Al...
National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Every October, schools and organizations across the country join STOMP Out Bullying™ in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal is to encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and...
How is edtech shaping the future of classroom management?

How is edtech shaping the future of classroom management?

Matthew Lynch from Education Week explores the future of classroom management and the need to find new and innovative ways to help teachers better manage their classrooms. Singled out as a company who is doing an “excellent job of creating a comprehensive suite...
NetSupport helps to raise awareness of Eating Disorder Week

NetSupport helps to raise awareness of Eating Disorder Week

Organised by Beat, Eating Disorder Awareness Week (27th February – 5th March 2017) aims to raise awareness of how serious these types of mental illnesses are and how early intervention and support, from both medical professionals and family and friends, can be...
Police-style body cameras trialled in UK schools

Police-style body cameras trialled in UK schools

Two UK schools are taking part in a three-month pilot scheme where teachers will wear Police-style body cameras in the classroom. The camera can be turned on as often as the teacher requires. Tom Ellis, a criminal justice researcher from the University of Portsmouth...
Get involved and support Safer Internet Day with us

Get involved and support Safer Internet Day with us

Safer Internet Day 2017 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 7th February with the slogan, ‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet’. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the celebration sees hundreds of organisations get involved to help...
Block the bullying campaign

Block the bullying campaign

UK newspaper, The Sun, has teamed up with NSPCC in launching the #BlockTheBullying campaign to encourage people to report bullying videos on social media platforms. Additionally, they have asked for users not to share or comment on these kinds of posts as this can...
National Anti-Bullying Week

National Anti-Bullying Week

National Anti-Bullying Week 2016 is being held from 14th-18th November with the theme, ‘Power for Good’. Organised by Anti-Bullying Alliance, the week aims to raise awareness in schools, colleges and organisations and reinforce the messages about how your...
Increased ‘sexualised behaviour’ evident in very young children

Increased ‘sexualised behaviour’ evident in very young children

According to The Guardian, children as young as five are using sexualised language and behaviour more frequently in the classroom. One teacher reported: “We’ve had children as young as 10 getting on to social media forums, where they can have conversations and then...
NetSupport helps schools identify students with eating disorders

NetSupport helps schools identify students with eating disorders

After the case of Eliza Small who suffered from an eating disorder but whose body mass index was still too high to be accepted by specialist help, it has raised the debate of ‘what is the right weight?’ reports the BBC. Professor Tim Kendall, England’s most...
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