E-safety expert John Carr reflects on the House of Lords Communications Committee report ‘Growing up with the internet’ and highlights the importance or making the internet a safer place for children.
Thoughts on the report
“Growing up on the Internet” was published earlier this week by the House of Lords Communications Committee. The Committee Chair is Lord Richard Best, a highly regarded Crossbench Member of the Lord. He managed to recruit a first-rate team of advisers to help him write it.
I cannot find a single point of substance where I disagree with anything the Committee says or recommends although here and there could be certain differences in degrees of emphasis and I am less committed to some of their more specific institutional points. And of course when I speak about these things I tend to use more colourful language, but then I am free to do…