Digital Resilience and Internet Safety has always played an important part within our education system. Now that all pupils from P4 - S6 have a Chromebook it has become a major priority at the authority to ensure that all young people are safe online on all devices. Below we are signposting where you can find useful and informative resources to help raise awareness on Cyber Resilience and Internet Safety.
Digital Wellbeing award (CR-IS Badge)
What is CR-IS and what do schools need to know:
CR-IS is a Special Recognition Badge for Cyber Resilience and Internet Safety
CR-IS has been designed to provide education professionals with the resources and support required to help pupils safely navigate the digital world
CR-IS is open to both primary and secondary schools
Participation is FREE
Schools can apply for CR-IS without going for The Digital Schools Awards or it can be done in conjunction with their application to become a Digital School
Many of the badges included in the bronze, silver and gold awards covers digital resilience and demonstrates how to stay safe online through practical tasks. You can signup as a school here.
Advice and resources:
The live lessons and on demand resources make learning cyber skills online engaging and informative.