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E-safety

What are geofences and how do they protect children?

Despite the increasing popularity of mobile devices there is still concern about how we protec...

How to introduce Bring Your Own Device in schools

What are the benefits and risks of BYOD?  Paul Dredge outlines how to bring BYOD into use scho...

Cyber security in education

When it comes to cyber security, there is no such thing as locking the stable door after the h...

Start with the data

In light of the recent NHS cyber attacks, Data Protection is only getting tougher, says Ravi P...

Children being exposed to inappropriate content online

Parents consider the ability to block inappropriate content as the most valuable feature of in...

How risk-proof are your school's IT systems?

Expert insight at ground-level in technology based risks

Can mobile technology enhance the school day?

Mobile technology can help schools become safer, more supportive and happier places to teach a...

How secure are your school's IT systems?

Kat Howard, Senior Educational Consultant and Online Safety Lead at RM Education, explains how...

Educating your employees

Why staff are your most valuable asset when it comes to data security

Technology is a key concern for safeguarding in UK schools

Keeping pupils safe requires multiple layers of security technology and training, writes Barra...

Safety Net?

Are you managing your pupils? safety online? Steve Wright quizzes two schools who have put e-s...

Protecting educational institutions from DDoS Attacks

One disgruntled student being able to take down a school's entire network spells disaster

Keeping IT safe and secure

Calibre Secured's Karen Nelson considers current DfE guidance aimed at combating classroom rad...

Best practice application control, blocking doesn't conquer

We live in a world where young people and children are digital natives

GDPR:  Are you ready?

Steve Nelson, Operations Director at Calibre Secured Networks, explains how the GDPR will chan...

GDPR: prepared for change?

It is essential that the people in charge start planning their approach to GDPR compliance soo...

Three education tech trends that will supercharge the sector

Angelica Nierras, MD of Faria Education Group, predicts that the following edtech trends will ...

Secure your network or face the consequences 

Security legislation, compliance and cyber-threats make it increasingly important for schools ...

49% of British kids scared to use the Internet

We need to help rebuild children's confidence in the Internet, says Kaspersky Lab

Schools hit by ransomwares demands

Schools Broadband warn about potential ransomware methods and advises what to do if your schoo...

5 ways to keep your classroom safe this safer internet day

It's Safer Internet Day! Here are a few tips to help keep your pupils safe online

What you don't know, can't hurt you... can it?

Parents need to explore the online world with their children, and encourage them to play onlin...

Smallpeice Trust teach Year 9s about cyber security

The education charity wants to teach children to become Cyber Security Professionals

New trends in children's internet use

Research shows very young children using tablets, new online trends and safety issues

Keeping the internet safe for schools

On Safer Internet Day, Florian Malecki, international product marketing director at SonicWall ...

Oxford's Rye St Antony School teach pupils online safety

Children and adults are learning how to be safer online this years Safer Internet Day

Keeping kids safe online: all our responsibility

Parents and teachers need to work together to help children safely navigate the world wide web...

Digital devices in schools - integral but it has its risks

Andrew Sheldon at Evidence Talks, explains what can be done to investigate abusive and illegal...

Schools IT & Safeguarding: What's new?

Tips to help keep school children safe while online from Hannah Sang, Datcom's Business Growth...

Securing network needs

Shaun Phillips, Calibre Secured Networks, offers advice about secure education networks and ke...

Have we created unsocial media?

Social media leaves people feeling down, research reveals

Do Ofsted's recent safeguarding changes require improvement?

By Barry Richardson, Creative Director, The Worrinots

Education sector is primary target for ransomware attacks

Andy Norton outlines the risks of ransomware

Parents go back to school to learn about internet safety

The workshops will teach pupils and their parents about staying safe on the internet

Childnet launches new cyberbullying guidance

Internet safety charity has launched the resources to support schools develop effective strate...

Learning the ropes

How education needs to tackle the growing threat of ransomware

Cyber academy to fast-track next gen security experts

The academy will give students the tools they need to fight cyber attacks

Schools battling online abuse from parents

New data reveals that school leaders across the country receive negative or offensive comments...

Askfm brings its online safety roadshow to Epsom College

Pupils learned how to be safe online and the dangers of cyberbullying

Keeping children safe online: advice for parents and schools

It's so easy for kids to get online today. How can we make sure they're kept safe?