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We have created a number of digital literacy and online safety resources in collaboration with our partners to help Canadians of all ages stay safe in our digital world.

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Kids on social media: 3 benefits, 3 risks

In honour of Social Media Day (June 30), we’re examining what’s great about it and areas of caution for kids.

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Manage your digital reputation

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All About You

Even with private social media accounts, youth’s bios might give too much info away. Most online savvy kids understand the importance of keeping social media…

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Lesson plan: Mixed signals: Verifying online information

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Our social dilemma

Have you ever picked up your smartphone to do something quick, like send a text or check the weather, but instead find yourself mindlessly scrolling through…

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Lesson plan: Exploring the pros and cons of social media

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Lesson plan: Don’t believe everything on social media

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A Quick Guide to TikTok

Remember a time when teens just wanted to be YouTube stars (which was probably only last year)? Now it’s all about making 60-second videos on TikTok.

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Lesson plan: Making fact-checking a habit

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Are you in control of your online reputation? Start the school year on a clean slate

So, what is an online reputation? Your online reputation is an extension of your own personal brand - it’s a direct reflection of the content you post, and the…

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In celebration of everything emoji

July 17 is #WorldEmojiDay. If you’re like me, you may be surprised to know #WorldEmojiDay exists and may also be wondering, why July 17? Because it’s the…

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Safety tips for #NationalSelfieDay

June 21 is #NationalSelfieDay. Since the term was coined in 2004, the selfie has gone from relative obscurity on MySpace, to an Oxford Dictionary entry in…

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Online safety tips

Follow these internet safety and privacy tips to protect yourself and your family.

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