Last week (14th July 2021) Caroline Dinenage MP, Minister for Digital and Culture, launched a new Online Media Literacy Strategy to help users make informed and safer decisions online. Find out which resources were put forward in our latest blog.
Following the Euro 2020 Final on Sunday 11th July, the internet saw a huge range of support and celebration for the players who worked extremely hard to reach a major tournament final. However, unfortunately, there were also a lot of negative and hate filled messages shared online and offline directed towards Black players.
Whatever their stage of development, it is important that any child using the internet understands what to do and who to talk to when they need help. This blog from Childnet gives parents and carers five top tips about how and when to start sharing online safety messages with younger children.
Susie Hargreaves OBE, Chief Executive of the Internet Watch Foundation and Director of the UK Safer Internet Centre, looks back on the impact Safer Internet Day had, and looks forward to a safer internet in 2022.