Parent Internet Safety & Digital Literacy Sessions

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    The White Hatter is an internet safety and digital literacy education specialist company based in North America. They travel to facilitate workshops and provide presentations for both students in grades 4-12 and to parents on technology safety and privacy subjects. Oak Harbor Public Schools is proud to bring The White Hatter expertise to our students and families in an effort to bring increased awareness of these important safety matters. 

    The White Hatter will host three parent-education sessions for Oak Harbor Public Schools families. These programs will be virtual, LIVE events and will offer Q & A at the end of each program.

    To Join: Please click on the link provided, enter the password and you will then be given access to the SLIDO/VIMEO platform for the live event. It is strongly recommended that parents sign into the event 10 minutes prior to the scheduled event going live. 

    Links will remain open for 48hrs after the live event has concluded, to ensure that those who could not attend the live event can have access to a recording.

    Tues Sept 20  |  7-9 p.m.  |  Social Media Safety and Digital Literacy for Parents and Caregivers
    Helping parents to proactively understand the enabling power of technology and mobile communications, but also how to mitigate the sometimes unintended consequences of high-risk or undesirable online behavior. 

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    Password  |

    Tues Oct 25  |  7-8 p.m.  |  Teen Sexting, Nudes, Distribution of Intimate Images and the Law
    This program covers teen “sexting” based on academic peer-reviewed research, laws, and our investigative experience to help teens understand consent, choices, consequences, and how they can take specific actions to reduce legal liability and reduce harm emotionally, psychologically, physically, and socially specific to this subject. 

    Link  |
    Password  |  1063

    Tues Jan 24  |  7-8 p.m.  |  Monitoring, Filtering, and Other Tools for Parents and Caregivers
    An overview of the various tools and resource available for families to help manage online connection and communication. No software or hardware tool is 100% effective, but learn about the products and resources that we recommend to families. 

    Link  |

    PASSWORD: 1133 

    Please see The White Hatter website for more information about their programs.