A uSwitch.com report found the average child gets their first mobile aged 11 years and eight months – soon after starting secondary school. But more than a million received a phone before they started primary school.
23 Aug 2013
Children in eight UK schools are to be given access to new technology as part of a pilot scheme to define how the ‘Internet of Things’ can enhance learning in science, technology, and geography.
Schools Improvement Net
22 Aug 2013
Social networking site Ask.fm has unveiled changes to make its site safer after recent online bullying cases.
19 Aug 2013
The suicides of Hannah Smith and Daniel Perry have led people to wonder if the UK is doing enough to protect teenagers online
18 Aug 2013
The tragic story of Daniel Perry, who took his own life after he was apparently blackmailed after befriending someone he thought was a girl of his age online.
17 Aug 2013
Scientists studying a link between Facebook and unhappiness find the more time people spend on the network, the worse they feel.
14 Aug 2013
Almost one in five youngsters who use social networking sites have had a bad experience – including bullying and online stalking – in the past year, the NSPCC has claimed.
11 Aug 2013
Pupils should be taught about the risks of using Twitter in lessons at school, Dominic Grieve the Attorney General has said.
09 Aug 2013
Can anything really be done to stop the deluge of online abuse?
07 Aug 2013