Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is unveiling an educational program, which according to some trusted sources is designed in such a way that it will be able to teach kids about phishing, passwords, internet harassment as well as the rest of the internet safety issues.
Called “Be Internet Awesome, “it has been said to comprise of a video game called Interland and a classroom curriculum.
According to one of the top officials working with the renowned company, it was revealed that a number of teachers were brought onboard to make the project the major success it has become to this point.
The internet safety and literacy organizations, YouTube videographers and a wide range of other resources are online at the moment and accessible to all those in need. Be Internet Awesome as a matter of fact showcases remarkable capabilities when it comes to tackling topics considered relevant to all ages. However, it is important to state that it is specially meant for the younger children.
A close look at it will help anyone get to see the different sections. They are these sections that offer a limit to as how far one can go in terms of sharing personal information with the various persons online.
One also gets to understand much in terms of ways to avoid falling for the phishing attacks and scams as well. The other thing that looks quite attractive to many is the fact that one is helped to come up with strong passwords to boost online security as well as towards avoiding the negative behavior online.
Students can move ahead to sign the “Be Internet Awesome Pledge” and it is of course for their own good.
While addressing a number of the top news reporters, one of the top executives working with Google was quick to state that the program was indeed in compliance with International Society for Technology in Education standards.
One thing that a lot of people will most definitely agree to is that technological advancements sweeping across the globe are helping enhance lives. Google has been a front-runner in leveraging technology to come up with the very best for its users over the years.