Pre-teens (11-13)

Online safety advice

As children between the ages of 11 and 13 make the transition to a more independent stage with the move to secondary school, they become more confident internet users with more varied habits. Internet use can be hugely positive for children, but it’s vital to continue discussing online safety with them.

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What is Omegle? What parents need to know
Among Us is a multiplayer game rated PEGI 7 that has become very popular with pre-teens in the UK. Get advice on what you need to know about the game to keep children safe.
Among Us is a multiplayer game rated ...
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Homeschooling – How it will impact children in the future
We are launching our new advice guide for parents on how to protect their children from online scaremongering and fake news surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. 
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Amazon Echo configuration for kids
Learn how to manage your parental control settings on an Amazon Echo and Echo Dot with our step-by-step how-to guides.
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Parent stories
Mum of SEND teen shares the positive impact of tech on her child
Sarah mum to Amber who has autism shares the important role the online world plays in her child's daily life and offers tips for other parents.
Sarah mum to Amber who has autism ...
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Helping young people express themselves authentically online to improve wellbeing
Dr. Elizabeth Milovidov, Esq. shares insight on how to encourage young people to express themselves safely and authentically online.
Dr. Elizabeth Milovidov, Esq. shares insight on ...
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Will new online harms regulation help children have a safer experience online?
As part of the consultation on Online Harms and Ethics of Data, our Policy Director Claire Levens provides insight that we have gained from parents, teenagers, and academics.
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One Space
A space for under 25s looking for mental health support.
A space for under 25s looking for ...
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Talking to your kids about fake news
Among Us is a multiplayer game rated PEGI 7 that has become very popular with pre-teens in the UK. Get advice on what you need to know about the game to keep children safe.
Among Us is a multiplayer game rated ...
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