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.
- Cyber Security
- 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.
TikTok for Parents
TikTok is the platform of the moment but while it’s lots of fun, there are issues to be aware of. This resource is designed to help you have a structured conversation with your children about how to interact safely on the TikTok platform, and where to report inappropriate contact.
Digital Thumbprint Impact Report April 2020
Through our latest Digital Thumbprint Impact Report we engaged with over 1000 students and 315 teachers to hear directly from young people about their experiences online and with the program. This report summarises the evaluation results and impact of the program on its participants.
Optus Insights Report 2020
The path to resolving digital challenges is not always straightforward. In this paper we present four major shifts that have emerged through our work to future-proof digital citizenship education.
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.