Richardson - Janice

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Janice Richardson is Senior Adviser at European Schoolnet, a consortium of 31 national Ministries of Education, and Coordinator of the European Commission’s Safer Internet awareness network Insafe. Created in 2004, Insafe promotes responsible use of online technology by young people. Previously a teacher, university lecturer and educational researcher, Janice has worked in Australia, France, Luxembourg and Belgium. Author of several books and many articles on ICT, education and e-literacy, she led Council of Europe editorial teams to create its Internet Literacy Handbook (2003, 2005, 2008) and Guidelines for Teachers (2009) to accompany the WildWebWoods game based on the Handbook. From 2001-2004, Janice worked in the Luxembourg government’s eTask Force to assist implementing ICT at all levels of society.