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Cyber safety: Gaming, social media and sexual content
Sep.
28
1:00 pm13:00

Cyber safety: Gaming, social media and sexual content

For parents with kids using the internet and video games, sexual and violent content are a source of constant concern.

Join this session to better understand children’s technology use. You’ll hear stories and research identifying where risks and safety issues lie, and why they’re there. Learn some strategies, and get balanced information to empower you to make the right choices.

Explore the affect of social media on young people’s privacy, health, wellbeing, relationships and reputations. Find out what aspects of social media, gaming, and sexual and violent content can be unsafe and harmful.

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Cyber safety: Social media new risks and changes
Sep.
25
1:00 pm13:00

Cyber safety: Social media new risks and changes

Every 60 seconds, 47,000 images are uploaded to Instagram, 3.3 million Facebook posts are uploaded, half a million tweets are twittered, and there are 990,000 Tinder swipes.

While social media can be a force of good in our lives, it’s a double-edged sword. What, how and why we post online can have dramatic and complex risks, including negative effects on our personal safety, mental health, relationships and professional life. Find out how to protect yourself from potential cyberbullying, stalking and abuse and the psychological impact and potential harm relationships when overused.

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Fake news: Learn how to spot it
Jun.
15
2:30 pm14:30

Fake news: Learn how to spot it

How good do you think you are at detecting fake news and content online? Have you ever felt caught out from reading or viewing content that you didn’t realise was fake?

Learn strategies to differentiate online fake news and misinformation from real and trustworthy content and how to fact check content that you think might be dodgy.

This is a free event.

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Cyber safety: Gaming, social media and sexual content
Jun.
11
4:00 pm16:00

Cyber safety: Gaming, social media and sexual content

For parents with kids using the internet, social media and video games – sexual and violent content is a source of constant concern.

Join this session to better understand children’s technology use including how to recognise and manage problematic online habits.. This workshops includes time for questions and access to new resources developed by Dr Joanne Orlando. This is a free event.

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