With the recent UK-wide report from CEOP about the growing concerns around sextortion, NCMEC reporting a 7200% increase in reports from 2021-2022 and law enforcement all reporting increases, I have put together this 11-minute video for young people aged 14+ to explain what sextortion is and what can be done if they become a victim. The […]

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Updates Safer Internet Day 2024 – resources now available. NSPCC Report – Online Risks to Children. Report Harmful Content – button for your school website. AI CSAM. For parents – what are social media scams? Safer Internet Day 2024 – Resources Now Available With SID 2024 fast approaching (6th Feb 2024) the UK Safer Internet

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With the recent report from the Internet Watch Foundation and their findings related to AI being used for child sexual abuse material (CSAM), we have to wonder where all this is going and what we need to be doing in schools. Their latest report highlights an emerging concern which poses unique challenges for safeguarding professionals, law

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Updates Safer Internet Day 2024 – theme announced. Secondary – sextortion on the rise. Sexting guidance. For parents – Fortnite guidance. For parents – WhatsApp guide. Safer Internet Day 2024 – Theme Announced The theme for SID 2024 on 6th Feb has been announced by the UK Safer Internet Centre: “Inspiring change? making a difference,

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Updates Policy – use of AI in school. Staff – impersonation advice and support. Research into online misogyny. Supporting girls impacted by online misogyny. Resource – addressing child on child abuse. Policy Template – Use of AI in School  As the use of AI increases worldwide it stands to reason that it will, at some

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