In Russian schools will pass the unified lesson on Internet safety

В российских школах пройдет единый урок по безопасности в интернете

Only lesson the safety of students on the Internet for the third consecutive year will be held in Russian schools from 27 to 30 October, was announced by the organizers of the event.

It was reported that the lessons will be held in schools of Russia to raise the level of cybersecurity, ensuring attention to parental and pedagogical public to the problem and the development of digital literacy among schoolchildren.

“This is the only event in our country that is specifically devoted to information security of our children,” said Chairman of the interim Commission of the Federation Council on development of information society Lyudmila Bokova.

As explained Bokova, as part of the lesson on safety will also be held round tables, parent meetings, networking, contests and tours as well as thematic lectures for parents.

As reported by the organizers, only it will take part more than 11 million students. This year will participate and orphanages. According to Side, a special event held in more than 60 regions of the Russian Federation. The children will learn about the main types of Internet threats and how to deal with them, to learn the basics of personal data protection.

“Thanks to close cooperation with the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation, we managed to prepare guidelines, which we plan to present our schools. They are also devoted to information security people,” said Bokova, explaining that these recommendations can be used by any teacher in his work.