Saturday, November 28, 2009
Check out this cool poster on Internet Safety with lots of tips and advice ! Click on it to view full size.
Posted by Bridget Kenny at 10:49 AM
This Blog aims to answer any questions you may have on Career Guidance Matters as well as collecting information on Internet Security. As parents, students and professionals we all have reflections on this topic.If you are a parent read some tips on helping children staysafe online, if you are a teacher get some information on teaching Internet Safety and if you are a student view a Video on Internet Privacy. Then be part of this discussion by posting your comments and completeing our Poll.
Welcome fto my Blog, you have arrived
This is a Blog with a difference, as part of DCU training in Guidance and Counselling, I have put together lots of information on the topic of Internet Safety and Cyber Bullying. This information is intended for Students, parents and teachers alike. Lesson Plans for teachers, videos to watch for parents and students and useful websites for all who are interested. Cyber bullying will only be stamped out through Education, and the raising of awareness around Internet security. Please have a look around and post a comment if you have feedback, more information or personal experiences to recount, remember you can makes comments anonmously, the sky's the limit.
Thanks amill, Yours in Guidance,
IMPORTANT INFORMATION WHEN USING THIS SITE
1. COMPLETE THE POLL ON INTERNET SEFETY, JUST ANSWER A COUPLE OF EASY QUESTIONS
2. REMEMBER WHEN POSTING A COMMENT TO ME, CLICK ON ANONYMOUS WHEN YOU ARE PROMPTED TO CHOOSE A PROFILE, THIS MAKES IT QUICKER AND EASIER FOR YOU.
3. WHEN POSTING COMMENTS PLEASE ADD YOUR NAME OR IF YOU PREFER JUST GIVE YOUR AGE, GENDER AND OCCUPATION
A special note to those sitting their Leaving Cert. exam in 2010, check out http://www.qualifax.ie/ a great site, it will give you all the information you need to fill out your CAO application form. Once on the site go to the students section and register.
The site also has a special section for parents, you know its a difficult time for parents too, they also experience intense feelings, they naturally worry about the futures of their children. So guys give them a break, introduce them to the parents section on the site, it will definitely help them chill. You never know it might even help them come around to your way of thinking!!!!!!
Keep reminding them, you will excel at what you enjoy the most, on the otherhand its a proven fact that most of us can do most occupations, so the skys the limit, keep up the study and see what happens, any questions you have, post them as comments and I will try to answer them.
If you have some spare time watch some videos below on Choosing a Career