Yuhyun Park is the chair of the infollutionZERO Foundation and is a researcher on digital education and policy at Nanyang Technological University. She is an Eisenhower Fellow and an Ashoka Fellow. She is also a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and a member of the steering committee for the Forum’s Shaping the Future Implications of Digital Media for Society project.
In an open letter to the public and private sector, Yuhyun Park urges us to teach our children the skills to stay safe in the digital world.
¿Qué habilidades debemos enseñar a nuestros hijos como parte de su ciudadanía digital?
We need to teach our children these eight skills as part of their education in digital citizenship.
The digital content they consume, who they meet online and how much time they spend onscreen – all these factors will greatly influence children’s development.
Parents are worried. In a recent survey by the World Economic Forum, 71% of respondents said they believed digital-media use could create problems for 8-11 year olds. A similarly high per...