Teens (14+)

Online safety advice

As your child becomes a teenager, it’s likely the internet will be a part of their daily life. They’ll adapt quickly to new technology and use it to communicate, socialise and create. Most teenagers have access to the internet using a smartphone or tablet, and use a wide range of social networking sites as a vital part of their relationships with others.

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New Instagram cyberbullying prevention tools launched
In a recent post, Instagram announced the introduction of new tools on their platform to help users tackle the issue of cyberbullying.
In a recent post, Instagram announced the ...
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Parenting Generation Game report
Our research looks at parents’ views of their children’s relationship with gaming, across all devices and platforms.
Our research looks at parents’ views of ...
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New Children’s Commissioner’s 2019 report reveals rates of childhood vulnerability
New report reveals that an estimated 2.3 million children are living with risk because of a vulnerable family background.
New report reveals that an estimated 2.3 ...
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Amazing games guide for families
Playing games with your child and understanding how to make use of safety controls on apps and games consoles will help them develop good gaming habits but, there’s nothing as powerful as introducing them to a wide range of activities online.
Playing games with your child and understanding ...
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Game age ratings explained
To help you choose age-appropriate games for children most platforms will feature an age rating on the game. Due to the way certain platforms categorise games according to their content, at times the age rating for one game may not be the same across all platforms. So, it can be confusing when taking a call on whether a game is age-appropriate.
To help you choose age-appropriate games for ...
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Parenting Generation Game: Summary of findings
See a summary of the insights from our Parenting Generation Game report outlining parental views of their relationship with gaming across all devices and platforms.
See a summary of the insights from ...
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Plusnet Plays on the Internet: Say What You Mean, and Mean What You Say
This play addresses the theme of online reputation and is tailored for young people aged 14+. Use the script to help children learn about this issue and stay safe online.
This play addresses the theme of online ...
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Plusnet Plays on the Internet: Ghost of the Internet
This play addresses the theme of Cyberbullying and is tailored for young people aged between 11 -14. Use the script to help children learn about this issue and stay safe online.
This play addresses the theme of Cyberbullying ...
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