Collaborating effectively is an important skill for both students and teachers. A good digital citizen can use online tools to work with people from around the world.
What makes a good password?
Keeping your passwords strong and secure is one way to stay safe online. What makes a good password?
Healthy technology use
Technology can be helpful in maintaining health when used thoughtfully and in moderation.
Creating a safe gaming environment for children
Tips and strategies for creating a safe gaming environment for children and young people.
There are plenty of resources and strategies available to help you avoid scams, and both government agencies and private organisations exist that can help you if you think you have been the target of a scam.
Using technology in schools – your rights and responsibilities
In order to ensure that all students and teachers in public schools can be provided with safe, secure and quality access to the internet, the NSW Department of Education expects all staff and students to understand and abide by the Student Use of Digital Devices and Online Services policy.
Resource - Parents and carers online bullying information
Information about bullying for parents and carers, produced by NSW Department of Education
Protecting your personal information and digital reputation
Staying safe online includes staying in control of who can see your personal information online, and who can not. Over time, the information you share becomes part of your digital reputation.
A hoax is a deliberate lie designed to seem truthful. Learn about online resources that will help you recognise and debunk hoaxes.