How well do you know your child's online world?
You don’t need to be an enthusiastic digital media user to be able to help your kids learn this, but a basic awareness of the most common platforms will help. NSPCC have produced some great tools to help parents brush up their knowledge. A good starting point is their quick quiz to test how up to date your knowledge is.
Depending on your score (!) you might find the NSPCC overview of social media platforms helpful.
Young people lead varied and active digital lives. As real and digital lives continue to, ever increasingly, blend it is crucial that the opportunities, challenges and risks they face are fully understood. Parents play a key role in helping young people understand why it is important to both create and respect boundaries, on and offline.
‘Nude selfies’ (a series of 4 animations):