Safe Online Learning in Times of COVID-19

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With COVID-19 closing schools across all states, Education Departments have made efforts to ensure continuity of learning through various digital platforms. Millions of learners are turning to online and this in turn places children and young people at risk of online abuse, increasing their vulnerability to cyberbullying. The following document provides a list of "Do's" and "Don'ts" in order to stay safe online.

This resource is part of a Collection of similar guidelines entitled "Combatting Cyberbullying during COVID-19", and it is included in the series of Collections supporting response to Covid-19 outbreak. Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.