Expert advice on how to cope with this common form of cyberbullying.
The gen on some of the most popular games, plus how the Games Rating Authority works.
The digital world is so new that half the time we don't know what the rules are. In fact, there are plenty of laws governing what you can and can't do online. Here's our guide to what you should and shouldn't be doing online (legally, anyway).
All you need to know about the global initiative that encourages safe internet use.
How parents can teach their children to look after their personal information online.
There’s a lot of advice out there but here's what every parent needs to know about online safety.
Teenagers love WhatsApp – as do a lot of parents. Here's what you need to know about it...
Advice on how to help your child learn to question what they see or hear online.
Parenting in the Digital Age
How the communications regulator tackles harmful or inappropriate material.
A selection of the most popular articles that you have looked at in our first year.
A number of schools have asked us about a Parent Info poster to put up around the school or send home to parents, telling them about the service.
Well, now we have one - and here it is!
Parent Info has partnered with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to you build your child's body confidence and self-esteem.
Why are so many children dissatisfied with their appearance? What effect does this have on their school work and their confidence? What can you do to help?
Concrete steps you can take to learn more about your LGBTQ child and their identity.
Advice on how to talk to your children about traumatic events.
Advice on how to be an effective parent or step parent within a blended family.
What's the best solution for you and your family and what should you ask a potential carer?
Advice on making sure you have a harmonious holiday with children and relatives.
Online tools to help with organisation and communication if you are separated from your children's other parent.
How to navigate the Christmas social minefield, made more complex by an increase in digital devices.
Divorce and separation are tough on children, but as a parent you can make the process and its effects less painful through good communication. Here are 10 tips to help.
Expert advice on how to help you and your child through this difficult and emotional time.
How to help them cope and how to prevent it from happening again.
Would your child rather eat sweets than spaghetti bolognese? Do they assiduously avoid the broccoli on their plate? Would they rather run a five-mile marathon than entertain the idea of eating a courgette? We look into picky eating and how to help your child be more adventurous with food.
Children and young people can experience significant levels of crime and victimisation. Here's how as a parent or carer you can help your child be safer.
With graphic images being shown on the front pages of newspapers and on daily news bulletins, even very young children are exposed to upsetting information.
Practical advice for parents of children who are being bullied or who are bullying someone else.
Natasha Devon, the government’s Mental Health Champion for Schools, offers advice on how to help your child.
Expert advice on the wide variety of roles available.
How the in-school virtual reality experience is bringing the world to life for secondary school students up and down the country.
Everything you need to know about the popular smartphone game, including parental concerns and safety tips.
How to be a bit more careful, and a bit better informed, when using Snapchat.
Does the fact that photos disappear from Snapchat make it completely safe to use? If things do go wrong, what can you do?
Instagram is now bigger than Twitter. What's the big attraction? And is there anything you need to know?
With the summer holidays just around the corner, we've gathered some of the most exciting apps we’ve found to get kids outdoors and enjoy what nature has to offer.
Parent Info examines the very modern phenomenon of social media ‘sharenting’.
How to spot the signs that your child could be vulnerable and what to do to protect them.
All too often at the moment, we are hearing stories of young people leaving Britain to fight in Syria. They have come to the conclusion that they would be better off in a war zone than in the UK. What goes wrong? What are they looking for? And what do parents need to understand to stop this?
A helpful rundown of what is – and what could be – taught in schools.
There is deep concern about the impact the internet is having on families, especially on children and young people. iRights is a coalition calling for five basic rights that children and young people should have online.
Not long ago, a lot of young people left school at 16. Now everyone has to stay in education or training until they're 18. But there are still plenty of options. We look at the alternatives, with help from Your Daughter's Future, a guide from the Government Equalities Office.
YouTube's SafetyMode allows parents to restrict the content their children see. Here's our quick'n'dirty guide to setting it up.
Google is often the first port of call for homework and curiosity of all kinds. Here's how to guard against adult content appearing in your children's Google searches.
Some practical advice on how those raising a family on a low income can seek assistance.