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Beneath the Screen – New Online Safety Poetry Book

Beneath the Screen – New Online Safety Poetry Book

emPSN have been busy collaborating with Serious Comedy over the last year to create a new online safety book “Beneath the Screen”. The poetry book teaches children about different challenges they might face on...

E2BN Annual Conference

E2BN Annual Conference

Last week was the E2BN conference which was held at Wyboston Lakes in Bedfordshire. The 2-day conference is an annual event in which Edu Tech professionals from all over the...

Googles Latest Digital Citizenship Program

Googles Latest Digital Citizenship Program

Over the last few weeks, we have talked extensively about the importance and value in e-safety, but as discussed before, encouraging young people to become informed digital citizens is the...

Online Radicalisation Prevention Strategy

Online Radicalisation Prevention Strategy

With 43% of those responsible for technology in schools not feeling equipped to safeguard pupils from radicalisation online[1], ensuring that we can provide the tools that schools need to combat...

Safeguarding children around news online

Safeguarding children around news online

10 years ago, children and young people didn’t have access to the news in the same way that they do today. 10 years ago, parents and carers would have been...

Roundup from The Academies Show

Roundup from The Academies Show

We headed to the academies show in London to keep on top of what’s new, emerging and important in the world of Academies and MATs, here’s our roundup from the...

Cyber Security Advice for Public Networks

Cyber Security Advice for Public Networks

The latest news regarding the ransomware attack on over 200, 000 organisations worldwide, most notably the NHS, and its impact on front line services have been well documented over the...

Fraudsters claiming to be from BT

Fraudsters claiming to be from BT

We have received reports that some schools are getting cold calls from someone reporting to be from BT telling them that their internet is very slow.  The school’s in question...

Capita Escalation Policy

Capita Escalation Policy

An updated version of the Capita contact and escalation guide has been issued.  Details of how to access are outlined on our knowledge base article here

Growing up in a digital world

Growing up in a digital world

The Children’s Commissioner for England has called for more to be done to help educate children in online safety in a new study titled Growing Up Digital. Anne Longfield said...