Understanding Digital Parenting

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Created by Dr. Dheeraj Mehrotra

What you'll learn

  • Parenting in the Age of Smart Devices
  • Digital Challenges and Problem-Solving:
  • Parenting in the Age of Smart Devices
  • Balancing the use of smart technology with traditional parenting methods
This course includes:
32 total mins on-demand video
0 articles
0 downloadable resources
8 lessons
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV
Certificate of completion

Course content


  • A priority and an initiative towards learning.


The course “Understanding Digital Parenting” is important since it provides parents with the information and abilities they need to manage the problems that come with parenting children in this digital era successfully. This course covers a wide variety of subjects that are designed to assist parents in understanding, guiding, and supporting their children’s experiences while they are online. A summary of the topics that may be covered in the course is as follows:

A Brief Overview of the Course: An Introduction to Digital Parenting:

Understanding the digital world for children is essential.

The part that parents play in directing their children’s behaviour online.

Literacy in Digital Media for Carers:

The fundamentals of digital platforms and software.

The most prevalent digital gadgets and programmes and how to utilise them.

Protecting Yourself and Your Information Online:

Steps that parents and children may do to protect themselves online.

When it comes to internet privacy and appropriate behaviour, teaching youngsters is essential.

Awareness Regarding Social Media:

Acquiring knowledge of the most popular social media accounts.

The monitoring and directing of the usage of social media.

Measures to Prevent Cyberbullying:

Recognising the indications of cyberbullying.

Various approaches to both preventing and responding to instances of cyberbullying.

Time Management for Screen Time:

Limiting the amount of time spent in front of a screen.

Striking a balance between activity online and offline.

Democracy in the Digital Age:

Instructing youngsters on how to behave responsibly when using the internet.

Fostering constructive connections via digital platforms.

Various Controls and Filters for Parents:

The incorporation of parental control features into individual gadgets.

selecting the proper filters for the material.

Communication That Is Open:

Communication that is both open and honest about digital experiences should be established.

Encouraging youngsters to talk about their experiences while using the internet.

Solutions to Digital Problems and Challenges:

Offering solutions to the typical digital problems that parents encounter.

The sharing of methods and solutions that are realistic.

New and Evolving Technologies:

Comprehending the general tendencies of developing technology.

taking steps to prepare for new digital challenges.

The Construction of a Digital Family Plan:

Developing a communal understanding around the usage of digital devices.

Making decisions on digital norms via collaborative effort.

Fostering Positive Experiences While Using the Internet:

fostering creative expression and constructive participation on the internet.

developing children’s digital skills and seeing their potential.

Who this course is for:

  • Intended Learners for basics
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