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New Framework Developed To Boost Digital Wellbeing in Schools

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Badge will help young people identify and manage digital harms

A ground-breaking education initiative devised to support cyber resilience and internet safety in schools has been revised to incorporate a greater focus on digital wellbeing.

The Digital Wellbeing Award, which builds on the CR-IS (Cyber Resilience and Internet safety) Badge, launched by the Digital Schools Award scheme in 2019, aims to provide young people with the skills and confidence required to navigate the digital world.

Record number of schools in Scotland achieve digital schools status

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

- First nurseries in Scotland achieve digital schools status -

 - Digital Schools Awards extended following the success of national programme at primary and secondary level -

A handful of nursery schools have become the first in Scotland to complete a pioneering education initiative developed to encourage digital learning amongst children.