Agree Online Helps Children with Online Conflict Resolution

 - Mar 26, 2018
References: agree-online.org & springwise
This platform helps children resolve online conflict before it results in fighting or cyberbullying. Agree Online is an Israeli Internet safety initiative helps kids develop the skills to resolve digital conflicts and focuses on the effects of cyberbullies and violence. The educational program gives students in elementary, middle and high school the social skills needed for citizens in today's digital world. The company uses real-life examples of online conflict including Whatsapp arguments and sharing YouTube videos. The teacher-led programming also helps students recognize the difference between cyberbullying and digital conflict.

As the Internet and screen use becomes increasingly difficult to avoid today, there are many examples of initiatives designed to keep young people safe, including online privacy measures. Agree Online demonstrates how kids can be taught soft skills that will provide protection in the digital space.