Growing up digital: a report of the growing up digital taskforce

Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Children's Commissioner
Publisher
Office of the Children's Commissioner
Date of publication
4 January 2017
Subject(s)
Children and Young People
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This short report discusses child safety on the internet, and introduces a digital taskforce in order to help tackle the problem.

With a mismatch of knowledge, fears and expectations between parents and their children, and with technology developing at such a tremendous pace, children must be equipped from an early age to engage safely and resiliently with the internet.

This report discusses the topic with statistics under the following headings: Digital resilience, Digitally informed, Digital power.

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