Downtime with tech

Make use of the best of the net to help your child enjoy quality downtime. See a range of great articles, apps, and tools to help you get started.

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What is the sendit app?
The sendit app has risen in popularity among young people, but just like other anonymous apps, it can put children ...
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What is Wattpad? A breakdown for parents
Wattpad is a platform where users connect read and write original stories to share with others. See how to stay ...
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What is the Wordle game?
The simple word game has quickly risen to popularity among teens and young adults. While Wordle’s concept is harmless enough, ...

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What are cryptocurrencies and NFTs?
To help keep young people safe as they navigate the popular world of cryptocurrencies and NFTs, decentralised finance expert Ademolawa ...
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Improving literacy in the age of technology
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Wattpad safety and privacy guide
Help teens stay safe on Wattpad with these steps for managing content, reporting and more.

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