Use the internet to do great things
- Vocalid Donate the gift of voice
- Charity Navigator Your guide to intelligent giving
- Alison Empower Yourself online with FREE certified learning (discover your true passion)
- MOOC’s Massive Open Online Courses FREE!
- Khan Academy You can learn anything for free, for everyone, forever
- Smart Futures Career stories, videos, free school visits and lots more
- Transition Year Students Discover your potential and the possibilities @ TYIreland
- LinkedIn for young people
- Careers Portal Ireland’s leading career guidance website
- CoderDojo The global network of free computer programming clubs for young people
- Hubsi An online social innovation hub to connect young people and their ideas for social innovation
- Mathletes An online maths competition from 4th class to pre-leaving cert
- WhizzKids Learn about computers, IT, web design, video game programming and lots more!
- Social Skills for Autism App #KloogTheAlien
Your mental health is very important
- ReachOut Helping you get through tough times – A service driven and supported by young people
- ReachOut.com/Parents Helping you support young peoples well being – A service for parents
Are you making a video for the first time?
Using Music and Images in your video:
Support your video with background music or images. Below are some good sites that might be helpful:
Being safe and responsible online
There are more than 3 billion Internet users worldwide. There are als0 more than 6 billion mobile phones and of these over 1 billion of those are smartphones. 20-25% of teens have been bullied online and 75-80% haven’t. If you’re looking for numbers, here are some sites with cool stats about who’s doing what online: