This ethics information is created based on previous works on ethical issues by Working group 5 of DigiLitEY COST Action (see Flewitt, in press; Poveda and Flewitt, 2018 (PDF, 607KB)). The model of the chart is inspired by ESRC Ethics Principles Chart.


Flewitt, R (in press) Ethics and researching young children’s digital literacy practices, in Erstad, O, Flewitt, R and Kümmerling-Meibauer, B (eds.) The Routledge handbook of digital literacies in early childhood. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

Poveda, D and Flewitt, R (2018) WG5 workshop ethical issues related to young children and digital media: collaborative workshop for researchers and practitioners (PDF, 607KB). DigiLitEY ISCH COST Action 1410. Working group 5: methodologies.