Education Authority supports Safer Internet Day 2020

Tuesday 11 February 2020

The Education Authority (EA) is proud to support Safer Internet Day on 11th February 2020.

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Safer Internet Day 2020 poster

Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, Safer Internet Day is celebrated all over the world, and hundreds of organisations get involved to help promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people.

In the lead up to Safer Internet Day, EA has distributed learning materials to schools to inform and empower teachers, pupils and parents to be responsible, respectable and safe online.

EA Chairperson, Sharon O’Connor said

“We are proud of the immense digital talent which is being developed in our schools, and we strive to help pupils, young people and staff by providing information, advice and educational resources about online safety, raising awareness of changing trends, encouraging creativity, highlighting digital resilience and managing school system security.”

“We remain committed to supporting our schools to be innovative and most importantly, promote the safe use of digital technology.”

For more information on Safer Internet Day visit www.saferinternetday.org

Last updated: 11/02/2020