Safer Internet day 2014
Safer Internet Day (SID) is organised by Insafe in February of each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world.
Safer Internet Day 2014 will be celebrated on 11 February 2014. The strapline for the campaign is "Let’s create a better internet together".
Find out more on the Safer Internet Day website at www.saferinternetday.org
SID 2014 in Lithuania
NETraditional online lesson. Lithuanian SIC aims to involve more children from all-over Lithuania, so to reach this goal, during SID 2014 every school has an opportunity to attend online lesson, which is held during the main SID 2014 event. NETraditional online lesson is targeted to 10-13 age group students. This lesson’s teacher and experts is famous Lithuanian people, who guides youngsters through the Internet and encourage them to perform different playful tasks there. NETraditional online lesson is broadcasted to all Lithuanian schools during SID 2014, at 11.00 am local time. It is promoted on the national policy level, via the SIC project website, consortium partners and industry partners channels.
Competitions for schools. With regard to SID 2014 Lithuanian SIC organized three competitions for different age groups:
318 entries from 32 schools were submitted for paintings competition. 316 entries from 40 schools – for creative comics competition. 45 entries from 15 schools – for online game ideas competition. Award ceremony of the winners of these competitions is on February 11 during the SID 2014.
Safer Internet Week in libraries. On February 10-15 public libraries of Lithuanian municipalities are invited to join Safer Internet Week activities. In libraries everyone will be able to watch educational movies, make a test, take a part in competitions and participate in lessons about being safe on the Internet.
Professionals’ initiative in schools. On February 10-14 vocational volunteering project "Kam to reikia" helps to implement activities dedicated to SID and offers teachers and pupils an opportunity to invite professionals to their schools to discuss online safety issues.
All SID 2014 materials are going to be used after SID for the afterward events and competitions in Lithuanian schools to create better Internet together.
SID 2014 awareness materials available in Lithuanian: