Are you aware of the dangers that you can face online?
Teach middle and high school students how to be cyber smart by understanding the different risks that teenagers could face online, how to avoid these risks, and how to use new technologies as allies in the fight to keep school children cyber safe.
What’s in it for me as a student?
Have you ever been a victim of cyber bullying? Did you struggle to come to grips with the situation? Has using social media ever left you feeling depressed, isolated and lonelier than ever before?
Through role-plays, quizzes and interactive presentations, you will learn how to protect yourself from cyber bullies, online predators and hackers trying to steal personal information. You will also learn about the psychological aspects of social media, and how this can be an addictive and isolating experience if not used properly.
How does it look?
- Cyber Smart interactive presentation will focus on cyber threats that kids and teenagers are particularly vulnerable to. The presentation will provide tips to school students on how to avoid common risks such as cyberbullying, access to inappropriate content and addiction to social media and isolation. It will include interesting debates, real practical cases and fun videos.
- You will also get an opportunity to meet reliable experts that could provide you tips and tricks on how to secure your social media accounts and personal email.
- Learn how to use social media securely as a fun way to connect and engage with your peers while avoiding the negative effects of addiction and isolation. Be aware of the risks of cyber bullies, online predators and the tools you can employ in your everyday life to protect yourself against these type of threats.
- You will be able to take back home booklets, posters and prizes.