​Tootoot announce launch of anti-bullying platform in UAE to help tackle bullying in schools

Written by Michael Brennan on 16th May, 2017

Tootoot announce today the launch of their anti-bullying and safeguarding platform in United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The platform and app, which is available 24/7, 365 days a year is six times more effective at resolving incidences than face-to- face reporting. Bullying is currently an issue in many UAE schools, with 60 per cent of teenage boys experiencing bullying, according to Abu Dhabi Education Council. Worryingly, only 1 in 10 pupils actually tell someone about the issues they are facing. tootoot solves this problem by providing pupils with a safe and easy way to take the first step towards resolving their continue reading...

How to box clever in school...

Written by Kieran Innes on 26th February, 2017

Our friends over at Commando Joe's have recently launched a whole new package for primary schools, centred around our character and life skills curriculum – the exciting top-secret ‘COJO Box’.

Their instructor-led programme is completely unique – and it works. With proven results in increasing levels of attainment, attendance and behaviour, we’re extremely proud of our impact so far.

But in order to reach as many young people as possible, and support schools when they are not there, they wanted to provide another option.

So what’s in the box and what does it continue reading...

Written by Kieran Innes on 25th January, 2017

2017 was always set to be a big year for tootoot, and it’s certainly not disappointed so far! Today (24th January 2017) has brought the arrival of our brand new updated IOS app for iPhone and iPad. Developers at tootoot have been busy behind the scenes for a very long time analysing our old application, seeing what works and what needs updating to make the app even better!

One of the biggest updates for the app was to introduce push notifications for users. This allows students as well as mentors to be notified when a case has continue reading...

Written by Kieran Innes on 25th January, 2017

Join us at stand B458 at the BETT show from the 25th – 28th January where we will be celebrating the launch of our 600th school and our new and improved app for IOS!

Drop by to speak with tootoot’s staff and learn more about our award-winning anti-bullying platform and app and how it could reduce bullying in your school – in just its first year our platform aided the resolution of over 2,000 instances of cyberbullying“Every day 160,000 children are too scared to go to school, providing them with a safe and accessible way to voice their concerns will continue reading...

Written by Charlotte Todd on 15th December, 2016

Wow! What a busy year for tootoot! We haven’t stopped growing, developing and spreading the anti-bullying message around the world and we certainly don’t plan to stop any time soon! The tootoot journey has only just begun with new schools joining us every single day, all wanting to help protect their pupils and give these children a voice. A recent 2016 study by Ditch The Label found that 1.5 million young people (50%) have been bullied within the last year, with 19% of these getting bullied every day. It’s statistics like these that keep us motivated to work hard & continue reading...