Views from Thinkuknow on recent developments, news stories and trends relating to children and young people online.
‘Sexting’ – responding to incidents and safeguarding young people
The UK Council for Internet Safety has produced practical guidance to support education settings to respond confidently, safely and quickly to incidents of 'sexting'.
Digital Parenting Magazine
In response to overwhelming demand, additional copies of 'Digital Parenting', the annual magazine from Parent Zone and Vodafone, have been printed and are ready to order.
Revised definition for CSE
As part of a commitment to improve the early identification of, and effective response to, those who may be at risk of or victims of child sexual exploitation the Scottish Government has revised the definition of child sexual exploitation for Scotland.
Use the new Thinkuknow article for 14+ years to explore issues relating to people using the anonymity and invisibility of the internet to pretend to be someone they’re not with the young people you work with.
Thinkuknow parents and carers campaign
Through social media, articles, blogs, films and more, we want to get parents and carers thinking and talking about the importance of discussing sex, relationships and the internet with their children. Support the campaign and share the video!
Use our new Thinkuknow article posted our 11-13 site and 14+ sites to start conversations with the young people you work with on both the positive and negative impacts of virtual reality.