National Cybersecurity Awareness Month(NCSAM) is commemorating its 15th year as an annual initiative to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. NCSAM 2018 is a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online while increasing the resiliency of the Nation during cyber-threats.
Want to know about Cybersecurity in K-12 education? Check out these resources for more information:
CyberPatriot the National Youth Cyber Education Program created by the Air Force Association (AFA) to inspire K-12 students toward careers in cybersecurity or other science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines critical to our nation’s future.
Sudo CYBER offers students the chance to gain exposure to and explore the range of careers available to them in cybersecurity while building skills that complement their classroom learning. They will discover the important roles played by non-IT elements within organizations and begin to understand how workers at all levels of businesses and organizations contribute to the maintenance of safe security postures.
Consortium for School Networking COSN – School/District Resources
- Data Breach
A national public awareness campaign aimed at increasing the understanding of cyber threats and empowering the American public to be safer and more secure online.
The STOP. THINK. CONNECT. ™ Toolkit Materials by Cyber Topic and Audience
National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC) focuses on STEM Curriculum design, Computer Science Curriculum design, Cyber Curriculum design, professional development, and collaboration in K-12 education.
Weekly Themes – StaySafe Online
TCEA Cybersecurity Blog Post
An extensive list of resources at TCEA’s Blog
Sudo Cyber CTSO Fall Conference October 12th Catalyst Campus, Colorado Springs
NICE K12 Cyber Security Education Conference, December 3-4, 2018, San Antonio, TX