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College students at a Digital Thumbprint workshop

Digitally Savvy

College students in Year 9 have had the opportunity to access an interactive and highly engaging program teaching how to have a savvy, responsible and proactive presence on-line.

With technology playing an increasingly prominent role in the lives of today’s youth, students are facing a unique set of challenges. In the vast and rapidly changing online space, the need for digital education is greater than ever.

Optus Digital Thumbprint is an interactive and thought-provoking program to empower and inform Australia’s young digital natives. Created in close consultation with leading education experts and delivered free to secondary schools, the program contains 3 face-to-face, curriculum aligned workshops tailored to the needs of specific year groups that empower and inform Australia’s students.

The program encourages students to become responsible citizens of the digital world.