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Safer internet day - Be an eSafe Kid: Fake news, real harms

Event_Saferinternet_05.11.20

Safer Internet Day is an event now celebrated in approximately 170 countries worldwide. This year’s theme is "Together for a better internet".

The DET and eSafety Commissioner are working together and inviting you and your students to sign on for a webinar to address current challenges and test your students’ ability to detect fake news.

Students will:

  • identify trustworthy information about current issues
  • detect fake news and sponsored endorsements
  • recognise the harm caused by misinformation online.

Target audience

  • Level - Middle primary, Upper primary

What do I need?

  • Completion of the registration form. A link will be sent to you with instructions to join on the day.
  • Please then reply to the registration email with the number of students (if any) that will be participating in your classroom.

On the day

  • Theatre style set up - Internet,  large screen (IWB) and speakers
  • There will be support materials and an opportunity to participate in a follow up activity (optional)

NSW Curriculum

  • Key learning areas – English, Technologies, PDHPE

Australian Curriculum General Capabilities

  • Literacy, ICT Capability, Critical and Creative Thinking, Ethical Understandings
  • Designed to support the setting up of class protocols with an online focus, we look forward to seeing you online.

Please contact us with any issues or questions at stem.t4l@det.nsw.edu.au

 

Can't make this time? We have another session available for you;

 

Simply click below to register with your Department of Education email address and you will be sent an email confirmation with your link to join on the day. 

Register now!