Tackling fake news

and misinformation

Get expert tips to support children



What you’ll find in this section

  • Learn about fake news
    Get insight on what fake news is and the impact it can have on young people.
    5 -10 minute read
  • Protect your child
    Get practical tips to empower your child to recognise what fake news is and how to stop the spread of it.
    5 -10 minute read
  • Deal with fake news
    Learn what conversations to have with your child if they have seen or spread fake news or misinformation online. You’ll also find ways to report it to stop the spread of it online.
    5 -10 minute read
  • Resources
    See tech tools and organisations that can offer support for you and your child.
    5 minutes read
  • NEW | Find the fake family quiz
    Use the quiz to test children and young people's knowledge of fake news and misinformation
    15 - 30 minute read
  • Partnership
    This advice hub has been created in partnership with Google. Learn more about our partnership and other digital safety initiatives that they are doing to help families develop good digital habits online.
    5 - 10 minute read