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Empower Your Students to be Cybersecurity Champions

Thursday, April 11, 2024 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

Empower Your Students to be Cybersecurity Champions

Presented by Laurie Salvail, Executive Director, CYBER.ORG
Moderated by Jennifer Ehehalt, Sr. Education Manager, Common Sense Education

Sponsored by Common Sense Education

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Join Jennifer Ehehalt, Sr. Education Manager, Common Sense Education, and Laurie Salvail, Executive Director, CYBER.ORG, for a session packed with resources and strategies to confidently teach cybersecurity to your students. You will leave with a toolkit of engaging lesson plans, activities, and resources to make online safety fun and informative.

In this edWebinar you discover:

  • Ready-to-use resources – A variety of lesson plans, activities, and tools that fit seamlessly into your curriculum
  • How to build strong digital citizens – Equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the online world safely. We’ll cover topics like strong password creation, private vs. personal information, identifying phishing attempts, and much more
  • Strategies for confident instruction – Gain practical tips and techniques for delivering engaging cybersecurity lessons seamlessly in your classroom

This recorded edWebinar is of interest to middle school teachers, librarians, school leaders, and education technology leaders.

This work was made possible with the generous support of Craig Newmark Philanthropies.

Laurie Salvail

About the Presenter

Laurie Salvail is the Executive Director of CYBER.ORG, a cybersecurity workforce development organization that targets K-12 students with cyber-career awareness, curricular resources, and teacher development funded by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s Cybersecurity Education and Training Assistance Program grant. With over 12 years of classroom experience, Laurie works to bring cyber education to K-12 teachers across the country through innovative, impactful, research-based education strategies. Laurie received a Bachelor of Science in business administration and management from McNeese State University, a teaching certification from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, a Master of Education in education leadership and administration from Louisiana State University, and is currently working on her Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction at Louisiana State University.

Jennifer Ehehalt

About the Moderator

As Sr. Education Manager, Jennifer Ehehalt designs and delivers high-quality professional development opportunities for educators across the country. She spotlights thought leaders by creating and moderating conversations on timely topics relevant to digital teaching and learning. When attending Jennifer’s edWeb sessions, participants know they’ll leave with concrete strategies from the field, including how to build a positive school culture, how to use straightforward templates to guide challenging conversations, and family engagement implementation ideas.

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Common Sense Education

Common Sense Education develops high-quality digital citizenship programs and digital teaching resources, providing educators and students with the digital learning tools they need to harness the power of technology for life.

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