Sexual harassment has been “normalised” in schools and colleges. This is the horrifying conclusion of Ofsted’s newly published report into harassment in the education system. This has to be a damming indictment of the impact of social media and messaging apps on the present generation of young people as the report shows much of this
From Thrive to Survive: Post lockdown screen time rules Let’s have a chat about screen time. How did screen time change for your children during lockdown? I am going to guess that use of tech increased for educational purposes because of all the remote schooling. I’ll wager use of messaging apps probably increased because it
Clubhouse is a relatively new social media app that is increasing in popularity. Unlike many other social media channels, Clubhouse is audio-only and is presently only available on iOS devices. As a new social media app, parents need to know about it. In the article below, Ghislaine Bombusa outlines what parents need to know about
If you have teenage children, you’ll almost certainly be familiar with TikTok. The video creation app has gone from strength to strength over the past couple of years with ever more users. With the growth in users has become a need to improve its approach to online safety, so it’s no surprise TikTok Family Pairing,
Screen time: How do you manage it in your household? Did your children’s screen time increase during the harshest days of lockdown? Hannah Trannah is an early years specialist and child psychologist with some interesting things to say on this subject.