Students are spending increasing amounts of time online and using technology more than ever before. It is important for students to know how to stay safe online. Parents and school staff can support students to keep themselves and others safe online.
High quality resources are available to support teachers, parents and students to be cybersafe.
Virtual Classroom for the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence
The Office of the eSafety Commissioner is delivering online virtual classrooms for students and staff for the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence on Wednesday 20 March 2019.
The ‘Bouncing back from online bullying’ 40 minute presentation will be hosted for Years 4, 5 and 6 students on Wednesday 20 March 2019 between 11.30am and 12.10pm AEDT.
The presentation will explore digital resilience skills including building supportive peer relationships, ways to balance time online as well as identifying helpful resources. The presentation is designed to empower students to build personal skills to help them recover from negative online experiences. At the end of the session, students will pledge to use these digital resilience strategies to help themselves and others.
For more information, visit the Office of the eSafety Commissioner's website.
Department of Education staff can register through the OneChannel programs calendar. Non-state school staff can register by emailing the department's Cybersafety and Reputation Management team.