In partnership with the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police, TELUS Wise launched a campaign to engage Canadian teens in a discussion around cybersecurity and being smart on social media. The Smart Social campaign explores digital literacy topics such as intimate images, cyberbullying and identity theft. Request webcam covers or posters for your school.
Leave the phone aloneWhen you are behind the wheel of a vehicle please leave the phone alone.
You can go to google.com and enter your name in the search bar. Or, if you have a Google account, go to Google Alerts and create and alert for your name - in the alert type in your name in quotation marks. You will receive Google alerts via email when your name appears online. This is not a show all online activity but a great start to tracking your digital footprint.
Keep your digital household cleanSet a time in your calendar every three to six months to check your privacy and permission settings on the social media sites you subscribe to and apps you have downloaded. The privacy and permission setting may have changed since the last time you checked them.