- BIK team
As part of our annual Back2School campaign, we invite teachers to explore the vast range of online safety tools and resources created by the European network of Safer Internet Centres (SICs).
In this 'Tour of Europe', many of our SICs have highlighted a particularly pertinent resource which you may wish to use with your pupils to raise their awareness of how to stay safe and responsible online, covering a myriad of issues from cyberbullying to sexting, and from digital media literacy to online extremism.
- Greek Safer Internet Centre
On the occasion of the new school year, the Greek Safer Internet Centre (SIC) wishes health, progress and success to all in the educational community. Here, the SIC tells of its new resources launched to coincide with children and young people heading back to school after the long summer break.
- BIK team
Would you like to contribute content and resources to the Better Internet for Kids portal? Read on to find out how.
Summer holidays are over and the new school year has started –so it's a good opportunity to take a look at the media literacy events coming up in the Netherlands. An overview of campaigns, conferences and other activities for parents, teachers, youngsters and professionals follows - summarised by Mediawijzer.net*, the Dutch centre of expertise for media literacy.
- BIK Team
These decision tree resources have been created addressing online issues young people may encounter online, such as online bullying, queries they might have regarding posting content and their online friendships. Produced by the Helplines Working Group, the decision trees are part of the ‘Think about' series inviting young people to reflect on their online behaviour and how to protect themselves online.
- BIK Coordination Team
The internet is a place where curiosity and creativity can thrive and where you develop a wide range of skills in a seemingly less threatening manner. Nevertheless it holds certain pitfalls for the unwary. As in all other aspects of life, education is essential to foster more reflective ways of using online media.