Edition 2 of Connect Net Champs – a program that addresses Internet Security among school students – kicked off its 18th session on Cyber Security at Guru NanakFoundation Global School , Jalandhar and ATS Valley School, Derabassi.
In an interactive session with the expert from Connect Broadband, children at the school learnt various nuances of the internet world. Topics of discussion included the potential risks related to internet and howto avoid these, exposure to inappropriate material, harassment and bullying, physical molestation, legal and financial, viruses and hackers. Additionally, important guidelines were imparted on how children can avoid online risks, rules for online safety, and how to be a smart internet user.
What is Net Champs
Net Champs is a program to engage children with the purpose of educating them on the nuances of the World Wide Web and how to utilize their potential with information available just a click away. The program is structured in three very interesting tiers; First round is the school round, followed by the second round which is the city round and the third round is the Grand finale. In each round, there areexciting prizes to be won. This year, Connect Broadband is in search of a ‘Net Champ’ via conducting a Chandigarh-Punjab wide mega contest.