Digital Platforms and Devices
We may not have grown up with them but digital platforms and devices are a fact of life for children and young people today.
This section includes a comprehensive guide to the latest apps, social media platforms and devices.
We look at the benefits, risks and psychology of Social Media and Online Gaming to ensure your child navigates this new world with ease.
Do you know your Instagram from your Snapchat? Your Twitch from your Tiktok?
From social media platforms and influencers to connected toys and smart home technology, we’re taking a deep dive into the apps and devices that have had such a profound impact on our daily lives.
Digital Ready Hub Topics
A Parent’s/Carer’s Guide to Smart Home Technology
Inviting Alexa, Siri or Google into your home can be exciting and beneficial for you and your family.
Social media apps and websites suitable for children up to 14
Here are a few social media apps that will allow your children to stay connected and have fun without putting them at risk.
The psychology of social media
Social media platforms are designed to get and keep our attention so how do we reduce the time we spend on them?
If you or your child ever need advice on anything regarding online safety or abuse, there are helplines and supports available.