All public, private or homeschooled
students in Kindergarten - 12th grades in Mississippi were eligible to
participate in the contest. ITS judged and selected winning posters.
The winners represented the following schools.
Buckatunna Elementary School
Itawamba Attendance Center
Pearl River Central Elementary School
Perry County Vocational School
Career and Technical Center
ITS entered the winning
posters of the state of Mississippi contest into the national poster contest
sponsored by the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC)
division of Center for Internet Security (CIS).
The national contest will include students from the 50 United States,
the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Territories. The winning posters will be displayed in the
2018 National Cyber Security Calendar, the MS-ISAC website and may also be used
in campaigns to raise awareness among children of all ages about the Internet
awareness for people of all ages is more important than ever. This
contest is an example of how we can get young people thinking about
cybersecurity. Congratulations to the students, teachers, and schools that
participated in this contest.