September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month!

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month!

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, a period in which mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors, and community members unite to share resources and stories to open up on this heavily stigmatized topic. It is important to...
Safeguarding tools to support students off-site

Safeguarding tools to support students off-site

Ensuring children can report a concern they might have is key to an effective safeguarding policy. NetSupport DNA includes a way for students to report their concerns in confidence to a trusted member of staff via the Report a Concern option, from any device, in any...
Discover our education blog!

Discover our education blog!

Visit NetSupport’s education blog to discover the latest product hints and tips, and catch-up on the latest industry news. Recently on the blog, Henry Platten (founder of eCadets and GoBubble), discusses the importance of pupil voice and how celebrating Pupil...
New update of NetSupport DNA delivers more – of everything!

New update of NetSupport DNA delivers more – of everything!

You’ll probably be aware that, this week, we released the new update to both the Corporate and Education versions of our award-winning IT Asset Management solution, NetSupport DNA: version 4.5.This release includes new tools for organisations and schools alike,...
Another school switches from Impero to NetSupport!

Another school switches from Impero to NetSupport!

Located in Manchester, UK, Swinton High, like many other schools, was looking for new ways to prevent its students from accessing inappropriate material online – without negatively impacting their learning experience. With approximately 600 pupils attending from...
The NSPCC reports a 44% rise in online child sex offences

The NSPCC reports a 44% rise in online child sex offences

Figures obtained from a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to police forces in England and Wales show that in 2016/2017, there were 5,653 police-recorded online child sexual offences – an increase of 44% compared to the previous year’s data in 2015/2016. Based on...
Smart drugs becoming more popular with university students

Smart drugs becoming more popular with university students

As the summer exam season approaches, students are turning to ‘smart drugs’ to help cope with exam stress and high workloads reports The Guardian. Smart drugs, also known as nootropics, are a group of prescription drugs used to improve concentration, memory and mental...
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