[MEDIA] BBC News for #SID2015

This morning, a short segment on BBC News, reacting to a new report by the BBC indicating that many children are taking risks online. Note:  Clip provided by the BBC P.S. If you’re wondering what the experience is like – make your way to the BBC, someone takes you down to a small room, checks […]

#DigitalParenting: New App Tracks Children's Phone Use #SID2015

There’s been a lot of talk about a new app in develop that tracks children everywhere (don’t such things already exist?). I’m not convinced – can be some value if you both agree what/why you’re doing it, but surely, we need to be teaching responsibility to children. Life is not risk-free, and there’s some great […]

[MEDIA] The One Show #Cyberbullying #SID2015

So, earlier this evening, I was live on The One Show, talking about cyberbullying, from my book Raising Children in a Digital Age, and ready for a new cyberbullying report coming out from the BBC tomorrow, as well as Safer Internet Day 2015. All a bit of a whirlwind. If you want a vague idea […]

#SID2015: ‘Let’s create a better internet together’

If you didn’t know, just under a year ago, I saw the publication of my labour of love Raising Children in a Digital Age, which led to a flurry of media the week before for Safer Internet Day 2014, most notably as a ‘big guest’ on BBC Radio 2 with Steve Wright in the Afternoon (proved very […]