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Companies partner on digital safety initiative

By Laura Devaney
November 14th, 2014

Intel Security and Discovery Education join together for three-year digital safety education effort

digital-safetyIntel Security and Discovery Education are partnering on a three-year initiative, the Intel Security Digital Safety Program, designed to teach children to “Think Before You Link” and make safer decisions when using the internet.

The Intel Security Digital Safety Program will equip educators, students and parents with the tools they need to be confident, safe digital citizens.

“Teaching our kids to be safe and savvy online is one of the most important things we can be doing,” said Michelle Dennedy, chief privacy officer of McAfee. “If we’re successful in these kinds of endeavors, we’ll be contributing not only to kids’ personal well-being but also to their future education and careers – all of which will spur economic development.”

(Next page: Program resources and focus areas)