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How to spot advertising on Instagram

05 May 2017

Following the news that celebrities in the USA have been warned over their sponsored content we look at how you can spot advertising and why critical thinking skills are important online.

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Parenting in a digital age: Privacy and parents - the digital disconnect

03 May 2017

Opinions can vary around online privacy for young people, but what are their expectations and how do they compare to those of their parents, teachers and carers?

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Net Aware update from the NSPCC

28 April 2017

The NSPCC have just launched a refreshed Net Aware site.

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Parenting in a digital age: What are the benefits for my child of using technology?

21 March 2017

We are now witnessing the first generation of kids growing up who can whizz their way around a tablet before they can talk properly. But what benefits can this bring?

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Parenting in a digital age: Managing screen time

16 March 2017

Tech can be the cause of much stress in the family, but it can be the source of wonder and delight too. So, how do we avoid the battles and enjoy the best of what tech can offer?

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How do we protect young people online?

10 March 2017

Advice for parents and young people on being safe online following news of man charged with child sex-related crimes in Australia.

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Looking at girl’s digital lives this International Women’s Day

08 March 2017

Wednesday 3rd March 2017 marks International Women’s Day. International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

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Cyberbullying resources for parents and teachers

24 February 2017

We have numerous resources, for both parents and for teachers and professionals, to help you if you think a young person is being bullied online.

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What is Musical.ly?

23 February 2017

Ellie Proffitt, an education officer at Childnet International, looks at the popular app Musical.ly.

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Safer Internet Day tips and advice pages

01 February 2017

These pages contain tips, advice and resources to help to help families to enjoy technology together and stay safe and positive online.