Before Green Egg Media's Marketing Director, Megan, worked for Green Egg Media, she was an elementary (K-6) technology teacher in Colorado. "These kids are the first generation to be raised without knowing a world without technology at every turn. We have to make a conscious effort to teach them about cybersecurity. As adults, we know (or have learned the hard way) about the basics of cybersecurity, and I've seen firsthand that adults assume that kids just naturally have that knowledge, too, but they don't. Not even close" says Megan.
In this edition of Weekly Cybersecurity Review, we step back from the traditional consumer or business and shift to a focus on cybersecurity in education - specifically, resources to help teachers guide students in the world of cybersecurity.
In this article from the NICCS: National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies, educators and parents are able to easily find resources to help K-12 students navigate their way safely through an online world.