ONLY Internet-Safety And NO Basics Of Cyber-Security Education In Schools!?

19 Mar
ONLY Internet-Safety And NO Basics Of Cyber-Security Education In Schools!?


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ONLY Internet-Safety And NO Basics Of Cyber-Security Education In Schools!?

programmerman-animatedGovernment and Education MUST be digital illiterates when NOT accepting that it is time for TEACHing the basics of Cyber-Security! By reading the reports of experts from the professional companies from Cyber-Security protection software, one MUST accept the facts that Cyber-Crime is evolving at a very rapid rate! Cyber-criminals learned How-To trick the users and THEY are inventing every day NEW tricks to trick THEM (US ALL), BUT Education and ALSO the Government are NOT YET ready to counter such actions! 

WE have to ACCEPT that (that are facts!!!)  20% of all malware ever created appeared in 2013 and THAT there are 31.53 % infected computers worldwide!!! That MUST give people a kick for Deep-Thinking! In 2013 alone, cyber-criminals created and distributed 20 percent of all malware that has ever existed, with a total of 30 million new malicious strains in circulation, at an average of 82,000 per day. Check article below, please:

Isn’t it time to introduce in Schools as a MAIN core ===> LEARNing the basics of Cyber-Security <=== as WE are ALL using computers and ===> BYOD <=== (Bring Your Own Device) and actually ALSO using Mobile-LEARNing and e-LEARNing!? WE can’t anymore bury the heads in the sand and NOT wanting to see the problems! THE reality is there and it can’t get fought ONLY by giving the IT-Admin of the school THAT responsibility, that is pure NONSENSE and a Middle Ages mentality, excuse-me, please!

==========> WE are ALL responsible for a secure internet! <==========


How Could This Be Realized And Up From Which Age?

programmerman-animatedI suggest to teachInternet-Safetyup from the age of 5 years old and the basics ofCyber-Security to the kids up from the early age, 8 years old! THEY would be able to understand how to get used to reflexes! These reflexes SHOULD get repeated once a week. I suggest the Friday as I started it ages ago already on Social-Media Twitter. It is called the ===> Friday Security Check Day <=== and the Hashtag for it is ===> #FSCD <=== SO, as it is under the age of the terms of use from Twitter, parents need to get involved as well to help THEIR kids to become GOOD “Digital Citizen” and by the same way the parents will learn also and with that COLLABORATION WE are on the winning side to make the internet a more secure place! Everybody will profit from it 😉

======> Safer Internet Day: Children need educating from age of 5, say campaigners <======

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Image credit ===> <===

Check upper corner on right-hand side, there is “Digital Security” mentioned 😉 It should actually be ===> Cyber-Security <===

BUT anyway, it is THE BEST explication I ever have seen about “Digital Citizenship“!!!


SO… WHAT’S About Basic Cyber-Security Knowledge NOW As It Is Mentioned As Well!?


That’s actually the easiest part of it, MOST of YOU think that it is the MOST difficult one, BUT it isn’t at ALL 😉 It’s ONLY based on reflexes and a one-time installation of software on YOUR computers (Smartphones included…).  Please check my following blog posts and YOU will see how easy it is:


Related articles, YOU might check as well for BETTER understanding (secret TIP):


==========> A Proactive-THINKing and Critical-THINKing will get created which is a MUST in a modern, technology driven society!!! <==========


YOU should ALSO be interested about ===> Youth Leadership and Students Voice <=== where YOUR students, learners will take themselves the responsibility for THEIR future, check below, please:


GUST-AVRIL2014-800px-2L’auteur Gust MEES est Formateur andragogique / pédagogique TIC, membre du “Comité Conseil” de “Luxembourg Safer Internet” (LuSI), appelé maintenant BEESECURE, partenaire officiel (consultant) du Ministère de l’éducation au Luxembourg du projet  ”MySecureIT“, partenaire officiel du Ministère du Commerce au Luxembourg du projet ”CASES” (Cyberworld Awareness and Security Enhancement Structure).

The author Gust MEES is ICT Course Instructor, ”Member of the Advisory Board” from “Luxembourg Safer Internet” (LuSI), BEESECURE, Official Partner (Consultant) from the Ministry of Education in Luxembourg, project “MySecureIT“, Official Partner from the Ministry of Commerce in Luxembourg, project “CASES” (Cyberworld Awareness and Security Enhancement Structure).





Keywords, necessary for me to create this blog post: Collaboration, parents, teachers, kids, students, learners, weekly reflex, #FSCD, Updates more important than Anti-Virus, Mind-Set-SHIFT, a lot of very quick changes, adapting, Proactive-Thinking, analyzing the facts, brain upgrade and NOT ONLY computer upgrade, How could this be done?, ideas, most malware hosted in…, NSA, Privacy, Cyber-espionage, looking for European hosted cloud services, F-Secure,


Stay tuned for next blog post(s) 😉




Posted by on March 19, 2014 in 21st Century Skills, 21st-Century-Teaching-and-Learning, Annotum-Theme, Apple Malware, Apps, Backdoors, Better Learning, Better Learning about ICT, Better Teaching, Blog creation, Blogs, Bring Your Own Device, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), browser, Browser Vulnerabilities, Browsers, BYOD, Competency, Copyright, Creativity, Critical Thinking, Critical Thinking-a need!, Curation, Cyber-Crime, Cyber-Hygiene, Cyber-Security Blogs, Cyber-Security in Schools, Cyber-Security is NOW Priority in the US, Cyber-Security Twitter Experts, Cyber-War, Cyber-weapon, cybersecurity, Dangers of storage devices, Data-Breaches, Data-Breaches in Education, DDoS, Education, eLearning, Encryption, Engagement, Europe, Facebook, FBI, For a Better World, Free courses, FREE-courses, FREE-Online-Scan-for-Security, Future Work Skills, Geo-Tagging, HotSpot, HowTo, ICT Awareness, Ideas for a more secure Internet, Identity Theft, IT-Security Scouts, IT-Security Worksheets, IT-Security/Part1-browsers, IT-Security/Part2-check your computer, IT-Security/Part3-Update your third party applications, IT-Security/Part4-Surf more secure-which web sites to trust, IT-Security/Part5-Not Only Internet-Safety/ALSO IT-Security, itsecurity, Learning about Social Medias, Learning about Twitter, Learning basics of Cyber-Security-Practice, Learning to Learn, Luxembourg, Mobile Security, Naivety, Not ONLY rights but also responsibilities, Often Asked Questions, Passwords, PBL, Personal Learning Network (PLN), Phishing, PKM, PLN, PracTICE, Privacy, Proactive Thinking, Project Based Learning, Quality Control, Quality Courses, Reality, Responsibility, Right use of Technology, Secure Surfing, Security in Schools, Stalking, Student Centred, Students 21st Century Survival Guide, Technology Integration, Third Party Applications, Tutorials, Updates, Virtual Savant Child, Visual IT-Security, Vulnerabilities, Weakest Link in the Security-Chain


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