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Educational updates for the start of a new school term

Educational updates for the start of a new school term

We share a few useful resources and updates for the start of the Autumn term:   KEEPING CHILDREN SAFE IN EDUCATION 2018 is now in force and you can view the...

What is filtering and why is it important?

What is filtering and why is it important?

Our trusted service providers offer a range a filtering options. We give you an overview of the filtering options available and why they are important. Who offers filtering? The service...

LGfL DigiSafe launch Hope & Streams report

LGfL DigiSafe launch Hope & Streams report

40,000 pupils took part in this year’s LGfL DigiSafe pupil online-safety survey about their online lives. The report highlights what pupils love and what they hate, what really goes on...

Being mindful of technology use in the classroom

Being mindful of technology use in the classroom

Classrooms, and the technology with them, have changed a lot in recent years. How do we create a balance between screen time and face-to-face time in an effort to improve...

Data Processor Notification – GDPR

Data Processor Notification – GDPR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will apply from 25 May 2018 and will fully replace existing national data protection legislation (i.e. the UK Data Protection Act 1998). Whilst...

Government has published response to Internet Safety Strategy Green Paper

Government has published response to Internet Safety Strategy Green Paper

The Government has published a response to the Internet Safety Strategy Green Paper, setting out proposals to ensure that the UK is the safest place to be online. The Internet...

Netsweeper bring in Transparent Filtering

Netsweeper bring in Transparent Filtering

Netsweeper Transparent Filtering solution on emPSN is the next generation of web Filtering technology enabled to provide next generation security and network monitoring. The solution will transparently filter all traffic...

Screen-Free Week

Screen-Free Week

Screen-Free Week takes place on 30th April until 6th May and encourages schools, communities and families to spend time away from their screens. The idea behind it is that we...

Introducing Qunifi OneVoice

Introducing Qunifi OneVoice

There is a new offering in our catalogue! We are pleased to be able to add the Qunifi OneVoice platform to our framework catalogue. This service will provide a first...

Change in children’s digital literacy

Change in children’s digital literacy

Children are now consuming more content on YouTube using mobile devices than on a traditional TV set, according the Public Media Alliance’s blog. Changing behaviours Although their screen time is...