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Parent Info provides support and advice to parents, with contributions from the leading experts and organisations in matters related to young people and families in a digital world.

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The 5 digital parenting rules that REALLY matter

online safety

The really important things that every parent needs to know about online safety.

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Think critically!

Critical thinking: a parent’s guide to fake news and helping your child question what they see or hear online

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What is a digital tattoo?

A tattoo is permanent, much like the information we post online. NCA-CEOP gives its top tips on making sure your child's online reputation is just as good as their offline one

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What does Ofcom do to protect your child?

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How does Ofcom, the communications regulator, tackle material online that may be inapprorpriate or upsetting for children?

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Preventing violent extremism – what parents can do

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Advice for parents on helping their children avoid becoming involved in violent extremism

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Learning disabilities, autism and internet safety: a guide for parents

Internet brain

Help for parents on dealing with issues raised by the internet for children and young people with autism and learning difficulties

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Helping your child celebrate their cultural background

Body confidence and self-esteem for teens

Parent Info has partnered with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to offer parents advice and information to help children and young people build confidence and feel good about themselves.

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Fake news: a parent's guide

What is fake news and how can you help  your child spot it? Nicky Cox, editor in chief of First News, offers advice for parents

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Divorce: 10 ways parents can make it less painful for their children

Divorce and children

Divorce and separation are tough on children, but as a parent you can make the process and its effects less painful through good communication. Here are 10 tips from Gingerbread to help

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Digital natives: are children really better at using the online world than adults?

Children at screens

Popular thinking has it that children instinctively know how to navigate the digital universe, while their parents are clueless. What’s the truth?

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At what age can my child…?

What age can your child be left alone? When can they drink? We answer parents’ frequently asked questions about legal milestones in their children’s lives

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What is digital literacy? A parent's guide

digital infants

What does it mean to be a digitally literate child in the internet age?

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