Youngsters at Captain Webb Major in Dawley to half within the Be Web Legends programme, which was began by Google and is geared toward kids aged between seven and 11 to maintain them secure on-line.
Kids had been proven Interland, a fun-filled journey sport to make studying about on-line security enjoyable and informative.
Rosie Luff, public coverage supervisor at Google UK, stated: “We’re delighted to go to Captain Webb Major right this moment to assist train kids about the right way to Be Web Legends. By getting acquainted with what we imagine are the 5 core areas of on-line security, we need to put together kids to have a secure and constructive expertise on-line.”
Vicki Shotbolt, founder and CEO of Father or mother Zone, added: “It’s important that kids study to consider carefully and critically about what they do and see on-line. Father or mother Zone has teamed with Google to show youthful kids the important instruments they should turn into secure and assured on-line explorers, serving to them be resilient, variety and constructive on this digital age.”
In 2017, Google carried out analysis with greater than 200 lecturers to study their expertise with on-line security within the classroom. The corporate discovered that lecturers imagine kids ought to begin studying about on-line security as early because the age of seven and that 99 per cent felt that this ought to be part of the curriculum.