What a year for tootoot...

Written by Laura Calveley on 29th July, 2016

As the summer term has come to an end we have had a chance to reflect on how far we have come and what a fantastic year it has been for tootoot!

We have had a very busy year and reached many exciting milestones. Tootoot are currently providing over 200,000 students with a voice and assisting over 9,000 members of staff in recording and reporting safeguarding issues in 550 schools across the UK and internationally. In the last 12 months tootoot has spread its wings and is now in schools as far afield as Nepal, Hong Kong, Russia and continue reading...

The Best Educational Product and Service 2016!

Written by Michael Brennan on 3rd June, 2016

tootoot, the Award winning Safeguarding Platform

We are delighted to announce that we were voted winners of the best Educational Product and Service 2016 at the first Digital Safety Awards, a brand new innovative awards scheme that recognises the best products, services and initiatives that help keep children safe online. The awards ceremony took place at EY’s More London Place offices on 24th May where we celebrated alongside the best of online safety in the UK.

Each Award was continue reading...

Academy Transformation Trust launches tootoot to all of it's Academies!

Written by Michael Brennan on 25th April, 2016

ATT leads the way in safeguarding

Recently we attended Academy Transformation Trust's safeguarding conference. The organisation, which supports a range of academies throughout the Midlands, the East of England and the South East, sponsored the conference to share key guidance on techniques and strategies, ideas from leaders in the field as well as the latest innovative approaches to keeping pupils safe - and we were invited along to present tootoot.

We presented tootoot to all 13 academies in attendance who signed up on the spot to join the tootoot family of schools and academies already using tootoot across the country. continue reading...

Hawick High School are making a noise about bullying!

Written by Michael Brennan on 14th April, 2016

Hawick High School's News team shares their tootoot story.

"Bullying. This issue has been tackled many times but continues to remain a worry for many school children and young adults. Events such as anti-bullying month between the 2nd and 27th of November aim to raise awareness of the problem and provide people with the information about the effects of bullying and how we can confront this issue. At school everybody learns about what to do if you are ever bullied or ever see anybody being bullied however there are still many young people who may be too scared or not confident continue reading...

Derby City Council have launched tootoot across the City

Written by Michael Brennan on 7th April, 2016

11 Schools funded for 3 years by Derby City Council

Derby City Council has launched tootoot to 11 schools across the city. This safeguarding platform is being used in primary schools and secondary schools, allowing students to safely report any worries and incidents such as bullying, cyber bullying, racism, extremism, radicalisation, and mental health issues directly to their place of learning.

Sometimes students are too scared or simply aren't confident enough to speak to someone face-to-face about their concerns, for fear of being identified and making matters worse. With tootoot, students are able to safely and anonymously tell their school about their continue reading...