Optus Digital Thumbprint
Optus Digital Thumbprint teaches young people to be safe, responsible and positive online through free, curriculum-aligned workshops that are fun and interactive.
Digital Thumbprint Topics
The Digital Thumbprint Program has five key topics.
- Cyberbullying and Respectful Relationships Online
- Digital Identity
- Digital Discernment
- Digital Balance
Each workshop focuses on two of the topics as Core Concepts, allowing you to select the most relevant workshops for your students. Learn more about each topic below.
Learn what happens to your information and how to keep it secure.
Create a positive and authentic image online.
Make the most of your time online – personally and professionally.
Explore how what we see and hear online affects what we think, feel and do.
Discuss the benefits of a balanced online/offline life.
Digital Thumbprint in regional Australia
This March we are taking Digital Thumbprint to regional communities, kicking off with Central NSW. The free in-school sessions are focused on safety in the digital world, taking students through the skills of creating strong passwords, enabling privacy settings on social media, and understanding just how easily and far things can spread when shared on the internet.
Access top tips from our workshops or complete a digital health check.
Designed exclusively for teachers, these resources contain lesson plans, in-class handouts, top tips and useful links.
Helpful guides with useful links and tips for parents to build awareness and help their children stay digitally safe.
Empowering the next generation
Optus empowers our next generation to learn, achieve their potential and enjoy a bright future. Optus Digital Thumbprint is completely free for schools, and does not promote any Optus products or services.