#parent | #kids | #childsafety | O’Dowd encourages Lurgan schools to download new Safer Schools app

The Safer Schools NI app is a one-stop-shop digital library of age-appropriate safeguarding resources for teachers, parents/carers and children and young people. The app, designed and created by online safeguarding experts, INEQE Safeguarding Group, also provides a digital safeguarding communication toolkit helping schools engage with their entire communities. The former…

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#parent | #kids | #cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Central Asia is stepping up battles with tech giants. Russia’s playbook is a model.

According to the Internet freedom scores from Freedom House, a pro-democracy think tank, both Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan are considered “not free.” Two other Central Asian countries, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan, are not ranked at all, but Freedom House pointed out that both have used “wholesale blackouts” of news portals and social…

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#parent | #kids | Guilford school board rejects county commissioner redistricting map, at least for now | Education | #Education

Like the Board of Commissioners, the Board of Education has eight members who are elected by district and an at-large member who is elected by the entire county.  Support Local Journalism Your subscription makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} Board member Deborah Napper, a Democrat, said that, to her knowledge, it…

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