Chaval.es is an initiative within the Avanza Plan of the Secretary of State for Telecommunications for the Information Society of the Government of Spain, whose objective is train and inform about the advantages and dangers offered by the internet, as well as responding to the need to bridge the digital divide and the ignorance of today’s society regarding the advancement and evolution of ICT.
The web groups its contents in several sections, but the most attractive are the following:
Cyber chaval: where young people can find interesting proposals related to the responsible use of technology, ask their questions about the world of technology or consult the ICT dictionary.
Cyber parents: where parents can find out through news and reports or consult documentation about the behavior of young people on the Internet.
In addition, the web has a blog and a newsletter where parents, children and teachers they can register and be up to date in Education for the good use of ICT.
It can be a useful tool, especially for parents and teachers who can find innovative ways to convey appropriate digital behaviors to their children or students.