On February 5, Yahoo! is supporting the tenth annual Safer Internet Day. Safer Internet Day is a global event sponsored by Insafe and co-founded by the European Union that promotes online safety across the public, private and non-profit sectors. This year, the event is focusing on online rights and responsibilities, with the slogan “Connect with respect.”
Educate yourself on safer photo sharing: print or share this tip sheet.
Here are some ways to join us and participate:
· [France, UK] Explore with Captain Kara: Our partner Childnet International, through “Captain Kara and Winston’s SMART Adventure” takes online savvy young people and partners them with cartoon characters for a fun, informative exploration and learning.
· [Australia] Get a Cybersmart Toolbox: The Australian Communications and Media Authority has parent educational resources for all ages (http://www.cybersmart.gov.au/Home/Parents/Resources.aspx)
· [US] Share Your story: Enter this year’s Trend Micro “What’s Your Story” contest. Yahoo! is once again pleased to be judging the annual video contest that invites others to share their story about building a positive online reputation. You could win $10,000 for you or your school by sharing your talents.
· Get local! Check out events surrounding the day near you!
Visit Yahoo! Safely for more ways to stay safe and participate.
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Thanks for reading,
Yahoo! Trust & Safety Team
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