Just finished running #cryptoparty lectures for schools for this year. The last one was online for homeschooled students and it's recorded on Youtube: youtube.com/watch?v=lhbVt7WPvG [Polish].

All the slides are available under Creative Commons at slides.com/pawelngei/cyberzagr [Polish]

If you'd like me to translate them for you or help you prepare your own version, let me know!

I learned that putting a few (3-4) action points at the end really helps getting kids to do something about their habits.

@Shamar I usually do 14-18 year olds.

For younger kids, I start with something that intrigues them - like the fact that in Poland they >can< download a movie from the Internet as long as they don't share. Once I have them hooked, I continue to "harder" topics.

I'm trying not to scare them too much, and for every threat I show them a way to deal with it. It doesn't need to be perfect - if the install Privacy Badger, they are SAFER and they shouldn't obsess about fingerprinting.

@alxd

They won't obssess anyway.

But there are issues they cannot mitigate.

For example just the ip of the free wifi hotspot they use can reveal a number of informations about them. They should be aware of this and learn to minimize the services they trust.

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