Life Online

Childnet have produced a Parents' & Carers' Guide: Let's talk about life online. A parent or carer, the best tool to support your child in leading a happy and safe life online is open conversation.

NSPCC advice on how to start a conversation and get support if you're worried.

In this resource by Internet Matters you can learn about what child-on-child online abuse is, including the signs, and how you can support and inform young people to prevent online child-on-child abuse from happening in schools and at home.

Internet Matters have put together some tips to empower children to make smarter choices to navigate their online world safely.

Ollee is a digital friend for children aged 8-11, created by Parent Zone and funded by BBC Children in Need’s A Million & Me initiative, which aims to make a difference to children’s emotional wellbeing.

This Digital Passport is a communication tool created to support children and young people with care experience to talk with their carers about their online lives.

The Online Together Project

Breaking down gender stereotypes onlineTake this Internet Matters short quiz  with your child to help them recognise how gender stereotypes can impact them in online spaces and encourage them to respect and celebrate differences.

Social Media Scams

Internet Matters together with Barclays Digital Eagles, have created this guide where you’ll learn more about how social media can influence young people’s spending habits and how to equip them with the skills to recognise social media scams.

As online dating has become the new normal for adults, Internet Matters asked their experts to shed a light on how this phenomenon is affecting teens and what parents can do to keep them safe.

Facts and advice from Internet Matters to help protect and educate children about online pornography

Top tips from Internet Matters to help children manage their online reputation.

Sexting facts & advice from Internet Matters. Get expert tips to support children.

The online world’s impact on young people’s body image and what parents and carers can do to help.

Being aware of the Dark Web can help you have informed conversations and support your child if you are concerned.

Cryptocurrency is a digital currency which is often written about in the news landscape and social media – Childnet have produced this resource where you can find out the basics of cryptocurrency in case your child or pupil approaches you about the subject.

Read Internet Matters's online money management guide to help you equip your child with the skills they need when spending money online.