The internet is an exciting place for children and young people to play, explore and connect.
It’s also an important learning tool, with early use of digital technology being shown to improve language skills and promote children’s social development and creativity.
But there are risks too, such as seeing inappropriate content, being cyberbullied or having personal information stolen.
By understanding and talking about the dangers you can help children and young people better understand the online world, recognise risks and help them stay safe.
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