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Games, apps and tech

When should technology be used during exam season?

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The Priory Group, a provider of mental health treatment and therapy for young people, looks at ways in which technology could be used during revision

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Parenting

Online teen speak

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Wondering what your children are tapping into their phones? Or, in fact, what it means? Here's our parent's guide to some popular teen chat acronyms and slang words. 

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Health and wellbeing

Gambling and young people: a parent’s guide

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Is gambling an addiction like drugs? And is your child at risk of becoming a problem gambler? Read our tips for parents

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Education and the future

Get Parent Info FREE on your school website

SCHOOLS! Here's how to get Parent Info's expert information and advice on your own website for free.

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Relationships and sex

Sex and relationships online

What do you need to know when your child is exploring their sexuality online? Marie Smith of NCA-CEOP offers parents advice

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Parenting

What does Ofcom do to protect your child?

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How does Ofcom, the communications regulator, tackle material online that may be inapprorpriate or upsetting for children?

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Health and wellbeing

Top tips for children who are being bullied

Kidscape bullying

Top tips for children and young people who are being bullied

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Health and wellbeing

Spotting the signs of abuse

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What are the warning signs that someone could be abusing your child? Donald Findlater of the Lucy Faithfull Foundation explains

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Games, apps and tech

Instagram: a parent’s guide

Tips to pass on to your children on the responsible – and safe – use of Instagram

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Parenting

Phone safety and selfies: a parent's guide

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Video: how to keep your child safe when using their mobile phone

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Parenting

Helping your child cope with peer pressure

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Peer pressure: how parents can help their children cope

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Safety and settings

What you need to know about online grooming

Many parents worry that their child could be groomed online. Here’s what you need to know to help protect them

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