There can be no doubt that the amount of fake news, the language of propaganda, the selective use of statistics and what can only be called actual lies, are a problem for education professionals. Every part of the education chain is facing the same core issue: ensuring that learners are equipped to critically evaluate the…

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Social media companies may soon install police icons on their websites and apps, which users will be able to click if they feel threatened. Children’s e-safety is becoming a fast-growing problem, with the number of young people experiencing cyberbullying increasing by 88 per cent in the past five years. This new feature will take a…

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Digital resilience is the ability of young people to develop a critical mind-set when accessing digital information to reduce their vulnerability to potentially harmful information.   Information on the internet and social media platforms can often be presented in a very persuasive, yet misleading, manner. Digital resilience skills help young people to navigate the information,…

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Congratulations to Wickham Common Primary School who were the lucky winner of our Prize Draw to win up to £5000 worth of e-safety training. Headteacher Mrs Shelia Taplin said “We are delighted to be the winners of this generous prize and are looking forward to receiving our training which will enable us to give our…

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According to the latest Ofsted guidance, schools should be educating students about how to recognise and manage any potential online risks. This is not necessarily as easy as it sounds, especially when many staff feel they know less about social media than the students they teach. With Ofsted’s expectation that schools place e-safety firmly within…

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If the answer to the above question is no, then keep reading because we are here to help! With safeguarding high on the inspection agenda, it is important to ensure that all your staff meet the requirement for e-safety training. Simply log onto www.childprotectioncompany.com to register and purchase your courses today. Online e-safety training from…

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