Manuela Willbold
3 min readAug 30, 2018

Safeguarding our digital selves

Is our digital alter ego protected?

As a teacher returning to work after the summer break I was updated today about the latest safeguarding policy released by the Department for Education.

Obviously, this is about making sure that all children in education are safe. However, today I asked myself: do all adults actually safeguard themselves in the digital world? Can they do everything possible to keep their digital selves safe?