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Fantastic Course

Sarah Durrett

The Protecting Kids Online Safety course has a well-rounded approach to teach parents and other concerned citizens on how to protect children from online pre...

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The Protecting Kids Online Safety course has a well-rounded approach to teach parents and other concerned citizens on how to protect children from online predators. It goes from the very basics of websites and phone apps and continues in complexity. I highly recommend it for those who want to understand what children are exposed to in this day and age.

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Protecting kids online safety

Dina Alemu

I have gain a lot of knowledge from protecting Kids Online Safety course and the modules are also easy to understand for beginners !

I have gain a lot of knowledge from protecting Kids Online Safety course and the modules are also easy to understand for beginners !

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 0: Introduction

    • Pre-Course Survey

    • Syllabus

    • Protecting Kids Online Safety Course Introduction

    • Navigating Course Modules in Rise

  • 2

    Module 1

  • 3

    Module 2

    • Introduction to Module 2

    • 2.1 - American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines

    • 2.2 - Impact of Social Media and Statistics

    • 2.3 Cybersecurity

  • 4

    Module 3

    • Introduction to Module 3

    • 3.1 Introduction to Digital Environment and Digital Footprint

    • 3.2 How to Set Your Computer for Optimal Security

    • 3.3 Choosing the Right Browser and Privacy Settings

    • 3.4 Benefits of Using a VPN

    • Digital Environment and Digital Footprint Quiz

  • 5

    Module 4

    • Introduction to Module 4

    • 4.1 - TikTok

    • 4.2 Facebook

    • 4.3 Instagram

    • 4.4 Snapchat

    • 4.5 Messaging Apps

    • 4.6 Videos and Other Top Social Media Platforms

    • 4.7 Gaming Chat Spaces

    • 4.8 How Kids Are Communicating On Social Media Platforms

    • Social Media Platform Quiz

  • 6

    Module 5

    • Introduction to Module 5

    • 5.1 - Accessing CID

    • 5.2 Setting Up Research Workflow

    • 5.3 Online (Free) Tools for Investigation

    • Additional Tools/Software For Monitoring Children's Online Activites

    • 5.4 Final Assessment

    • Congratulations!

    • End of Course Survey