Views from Thinkuknow on recent developments, news stories and trends relating to children and young people online.
Digital Families Conference 2018
In a changing digital world our shared challenge is to stay ahead of issues and harness emerging opportunities. The joint CEOP and Parent Zone conference 'Digital Resilience: The future for Young People Online' will help professionals to future proof their approach to internet safety and set the resilience agenda for the year ahead.
New House of Lords report published: Growing up with the internet
The House of Lords Select Committee on Communications have published 'Growing up with the internet', exploring the issues and opportunities children face growing up 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.