The purpose of the workshop is to provide an opportunity for young people to learn more on how to safely use the Internet, how to be active producers of content online in times of Web 2.0 and how to increase their awareness on the various levels of quality of information there are online.
During the workshop young people, with the guidance of trainers, discuss their online habits, good and bad experiences they have had so far with online information and they also shoot their own movie on do’s and don’ts in the online world, among many others.
Webbie Workshops can be led by any youth information worker and youth worker. The description of the activities can be found in the Guide to Safety and Quality Online, available in English, French, and Finnish.
You can watch some of the videos shot by former Webbie Workshop participants here: