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Thursday, November 4 • 10:45am - 11:45am
Cybersecurity with CYBER.ORG

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In this session, you will learn how to implement Cybersecurity in your classroom with the help of CYBER.ORG’s free Cybersecurity course. The content developers will showcase the course, which contains attack and defense style labs using a cyber range, numerous real-world case studies, as well as 150+ lessons (containing teacher notes, presentation materials, and quizzes).

In partnership with the Department of Homeland Security, CYBER.ORG's Cybersecurity course is designed for 9-12 cybersecurity classrooms at no cost to the educators/schools. Aligned to CompTIA's SY0-601 Security+ objectives, this course is aimed at preparing students to become workforce-ready by exploring the threats and vulnerabilities of cybersecurity.

This session will provide an overview of the full year-long course and show you how to implement this modular curriculum into your specific classroom. Lesson topics include:

• Cryptography and Encryption
• Social Engineering Attacks
• Laws and Policies
• Risk assessment for all systems, including IoT and mobile devices

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Joe McAdam

Curriculum Development Specialist, CYBER.ORG
Joe MacAdam is a Curriculum Development Specialist for CYBER.ORG, focusing on High School content. Prior to CYBER.ORG, Joe spent 4 years teaching a variety of subjects - Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, and CYBER.ORG’s own Cyber Literacy, Cyber Science, and Physics - in New Orleans, LA... Read More →
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Jonathan Bartles

Curriculum Development Specialist, CYBER.ORG
Jonathan Bartles is a Curriculum Development Specialist for CYBER.ORG, focusing on high school content including Security+ and IT Fundamentals+. Before joining CYBER.ORG, Jonathan spent 6 years teaching math and science courses ranging from Pre-Algebra to AP Calculus BC and Chemistry... Read More →

Thursday November 4, 2021 10:45am - 11:45am EDT
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