TELUS WISE articles

The Next Step helps us keep kids safe online with new Digital Safety Tips.

Teenagers have lots to worry about – school, extracurricular activities, and relationships with family and friends top the list. They also have to worry about online activities and social media too. In fact, 20% of youth aged 7-15 spend 5+ hours on the internet each day. That number jumps to 60% for teens and young […]

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Celebrating Our Seniors in a Digital Society

It is 7am and all is quiet outside except for a few birds chirping; a typical Canadian morning. But inside, my two year old son is eating his breakfast omelette and chatting animatedly with my in-laws, his Aba and Aaji (grandfather and grandmother) about his Halloween adventures the night before. My in-laws are listening and […]

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Vote for your favourite! – TELUS WISE footprint Comic Contest

The excitement continues for three young digital literacy whiz kids from across Canada as we move into Phase II of the TELUS WISE footprint Comic Contest. Out of more than 300 submissions, we have narrowed down the TOP 3 comic scripts, and students have been working with our design team to illustrate three incredible comics. […]

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Diversity and Inclusion Online, Media Literacy Week 2017

Cyberbullying tweets from the President of the United States. Sexism in Silicon Valley. Fake news from social media feeds fuelling online hate. It’s been a rough year so far on the digital media landscape. That’s why this year’s Media Literacy Week, to be held Nov. 6 to 10 with TELUS as the Platinum Sponsor, will […]

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