Tik Tok, Yubo, Twitch, You Now, Periscope, Instagram Live - with the popularity of live streaming ever increasing amongst both children and adults, it’s important to understand how it works and the opportunities and risks it presents. Take a look at our short guide which includes tips on what you can do to help children stay safe on live streaming platforms.
The Resource Library enables you to search and view Thinkuknow resources by category and age range.
Live streaming: what professionals need to know
Three Thinkuknow resources to help you keep young people safe while gaming
Apex Legends, Fortnite, Roblox, and Minecraft. No doubt you’ve come across these games when working with young people. For most young people, gaming is a fun way to spend time with friends, meet new people, and develop teamwork, concentration and problem-solving skills. However, like all forms of social media, it can expose them to a number of risks. Find out more about three Thinkuknow resources that can help you keep young people safe while gaming.
Digital Families 2019: Wellbeing in a connected world
'Digital Families: Wellbeing in a connected world' will explore the latest research, with practical workshops, on emerging opportunities and challenges that can affect children and young people in the digital age, and effective responses for parents and carers
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Jessie & Friends: Online safety education for 4-7 year olds
Give your 4-7 year olds the knowledge, skills and confidence to stay safe online with Jessie & Friends, a three-episode animated series and resource pack. It has been awarded the PSHE Association Quality Mark.
Band Runner for 8-10 year olds
Band Runner is an interactive game which aims to help 8-10 year olds learn how to stay safe from the risks they might encounter online. Band Runner is hosted within an informative website providing online safety advice for 8-10 year olds.
Digital Families conference 2019
Join CEOP and Parent Zone for our annual Digital Families conference taking place in London on 9 October 2019. You'll be able to hear from a range of keynote speakers including Professor Tanya Byron and Professor Sonia Livingstone.
Keeping Children Safe Online is a helpful introduction to the risks children face online developed by CEOP and the NSPCC. It is aimed at anyone looking to develop their knowledge.
These free events provide an overview to CEOP’s Thinkuknow education programme. It's run by trained CEOP ambassadors and is aimed at professionals working with children and young people.
Become an Ambassador
Completing the Ambassador course will enable you to train others to deliver Thinkuknow’s education programme. It gives an in depth look into online offending and young people’s use of technology.
Stay informed with legal, policy and research based guidance on how to support young people and prevent child sexual exploitation.
The government has published a White Paper, which sets out its plans to tackle online harms.
These pages provide a list of answers to frequently asked questions about the Thinkuknow education programme.