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Cyberbullying advice for parents and carers

Posted on 31 May 2019

In this blog we look at the things that parents and carers can do to support a young person who has experienced cyberbullying.

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Young people across Europe call on adults to help them tackle sexual harassment online

Posted on 24 May 2019

Young people in the UK, Hungary and Denmark have come together to tackle online sexual harassment and what they need from adults to help them to put an end to it.

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Setting up parental controls on Netflix

Posted on 07 May 2019

In this blog we look at what parental controls are available on Netflix and how you can work with your family to implement the tools that work for you.

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A parent’s guide to Apex Legends

Posted on 25 April 2019

In this blog we are giving guidance to parents and carers about Apex Legends looking at what the game is and some of the key things to be aware of.

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Giving young people the platform to talk about pornography

Posted on 17 April 2019

New educational resources looking at pornography online launching soon

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Young people give their experiences of online consent.

Posted on 15 April 2019

Safer Internet Day 2019 centred around the theme of consent online, so we asked the Youth Advisory Board for their experiences of online consent, and why they thought education around this was important.

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Safer Internet Day 2019 reaches more children and young people than ever before!

Posted on 09 April 2019

With over 2,100 organisations across the UK coming together and planning activities to celebrate the day and thousands supporting the #SaferInternetDay social media campaign, this year Safer Internet Day was bigger than ever!

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Step Up, Speak Up! New resources to address peer based online sexual harassment with 13-17s

Posted on 26 March 2019

Childnet’s Education and Youth Engagement Manager Ellie Proffitt discusses how you can use Childnet’s latest resource to raise awareness of online sexual harassment amongst young people and help to increase reporting.

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From Stories to posts: How to spot advertising on Instagram

Posted on 19 March 2019

From bloggers and ‘Instagram stars’ to celebrities, there are a lot of people on Instagram sharing sponsored posts or product endorsements. In this blog we share our top tips for being a critical thinker when it comes to advertising on Instagram.

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New Primary Pages – Guidance for parents and carers

Posted on 20 February 2019

The Childnet website has a new exciting addition for children aged 8-11 years old. This blog will look at how parents and carers can use the new information specifically developed for children aged 8-11 years old to support their family. New Primary Pages – Guidance for parents and carers

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