Secondary Cyber-Safety Lesson with Paul Litherland
Year 7 students were visited by Paul Litherland from Surf Online Safe. Paul has grown to become one of the nations most recognised and highly awarded educators in the fields of Cyber Safety and Internet Awareness, culminating in him being named the 2022 WA Australian of the Year.
Paul has been presenting to our Year 7 students for eight years and continues to deliver online safety awareness in a fun and engaging way.
Students learnt essential information about risks in the online world, including facts about popular social media apps and how to protect themselves.
Beacon: The Cybersafety App for every parent and carer
Beacon is an app designed specifically for parents as a personalised, one-stop-shop for reliable information about the online world. It arms parents and carers with the knowledge they need to confidently help navigate their children’s digital behaviour and reduce harms we know are associated with being online.
Beacon offers the following to users:
- Articles and videos backed by the latest research
- Tailored content and alerts, unique to your family needs
- An interactive, personalised digital family agreement
- Help and services that are available to you and your family
To download the app click here: https://beacon.telethonkids.org.au/