WEEK 1

DIGITAL LITERACY

Digital literacy is the ability to use digital tools correctly and accessing digital resources. Digital literacy is very important for your education, working skills and improving yourself.

Being aware of what kind of digital learner you are is essential to develop yourself as a digital citizen, so you can start with this quiz to find out. No matter which stage you are at, you can develop yourself by taking online courses.

Regarding the fact that the technology has became a major part of life, we can agree with Alvin Toffler.

E-SAFETY

Internet safety is the knowledge of maximizing the user’s personel safety. So here are some tips to stay safe online:

  • While creating an account one of the most important things is that your password must be strong. As an example, if you choose a word from dictionary directly, it would be an easy target for the hackers. To avoid from it, you should cut the words with numbers or punctuation marks, like compu1ter, note.book etc.
  • Keeping your privacy settings high is so important. Do not share any personal information, like your address, mobile numbers etc.
  • Before posting anything (pictures, videos, political sight) think twice. Because once you post it, it becomes public and people may copy it.
  • You shouldnot trust anyone online because they may not be the ones they say they are.

CYBER BULLYING 

Cyber bullying is the use of technology to harrass, attack, embrass another person. As the use of internet increases, cyber bullying goes up. Sometimes cyber bullying can not be easy to spot but once you do it there are some ways to stop cyber bullying.

Cyber bullying can cause serious damage. To really know what I mean, here’s a video.

There are some organizations to raise awareness of cyber bullying

GOOGLE SEARCH TIPS

People around the world use Google search for homeworks, daily works, entertainment.

While searching on Google, there are some easy ways to find the most accurate result.