ParentInfo 2017-03-03T12:08:16+00:00

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ParentInfo is a free service for schools.

Here you will find a collection of articles, tips, expert advice and resources designed to help parents keep up with what their children are doing on-line. ParentInfo is a collaboration between Parent Zone, which has been providing information and support to parents for a decade, and CEOP, the Child Exploitation and Online Protection command of the National Crime Agency.

All articles listed below have been created by ParentInfo and are pulled directly from their website.

 

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    Sex and Relationships

  • Sex education in schools: a parent’s guide
    A helpful rundown of what is – and what could be – taught in schools.... Read more »
  • Five things you can do if your child comes out
    Concrete steps you can take to learn more about your LGBTQ child and their identity.... Read more »
  • Online dating and teens
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  • Start talking PANTS!
    The NSPCC explains how a simple conversation will help to keep your child safe from sexual abuse... Read more »
  • Sexual abuse on webcam: what parents can do
    CEOP explains how the abusers operate and what you can do to protect the children in your care.... Read more »
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    Education and the future

  • Five tips for starting a new school
    Starting at a new school is one of the most daunting experiences we all face at a young age. Here are our top five tips to help your child tackle their first week with ease and confidence.... Read more »
  • Careers your child could enter if they study tech
    Expert advice on the wide variety of roles available.... Read more »
  • The new GCSE grading system explained
    What you need to know about the new 9-1 grades.... Read more »
  • Discover the world through Google Expeditions
    How the in-school virtual reality experience is bringing the world to life for secondary school students up and down the country.... Read more »
  • Helping your child with their homework
    Helping your child with their homework and revision can often be a huge benefit when it comes to exam day. Here's what you need to know to support your child's learning. ... Read more »
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    Special needs

  • Download a FREE parent guide to boosting children's self-esteem
    The Dove Self-Esteem Project has worked with experts from the fields of psychology, body image, self-esteem, eating disorders and media representation to create a resource offering parents advice on how to identify self-esteem issues you think may... Read more »
  • FREE 40-page body confidence book for every parent
    Download your FREE booklet from the Dove Self-esteem Project HERE... Read more »
  • Help! My child's phone has been stolen
    How to help them cope and how to prevent it from happening again.... Read more »
  • If one sibling has a disability: a Q&A with Alison Thomas
    It can be challenging to manage family life as a parent of children with and without disabilities. Alison Thomas, campaigner for the rights of disabled children and their families, gives her personal advice. ... Read more »
  • Disability and growing up
    Puberty can be an awkward time for any family, but for disabled young people it can be especially confusing. Contact a Family offers their advice for supporting your children as they grow up. ... Read more »