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Cyber Safety Resources

The following resources offer an understanding Cyber Ethics and Internet Safety. These links include a variety of websites for Parents regarding safe and responsible use of the Internet. 

Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use
The Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use provides research and outreach services to address issues of the safe and responsible use of the Internet.

CommonSense Media
Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the media and entertainment lives of kids and families.

K12HSN is a state program funded by the California Department of Education.

The Internet Keep Safe Coalition is a broad partnership of governors and/or first spouses, attorneys general, public health and educational professionals,law enforcement, and industry leaders working together for the health and safety of youth online.
Is part of the official portal from the US government which has important sections on cybersafety. It includes information and activities/games for the grade 6-8 students.

Media Smarts
Is a Canadian non-profit that focuses on media literacy programs. The organization promotes critical thinking via education resources and analyzes the content of various types of mass media. Surveys and studies performed by MediaSmarts have explored youth media consumption, such as television and internet use, as well as media issues.

Online dictionary of hundreds of regularly used email chat acronyms.

Online resource with interactive activities and games teaching children, teens,parents & educators safety on the Internet.
Educational resource from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Discusses various Internet safety topics.

NetSmartz 411
NetSmartz411 is parents' and guardians' online resource for answering questions about Internet safety, computers, and the Web. Search the knowledge base for answers to your questions about the online world! If you can't find what you're looking for, use the "Ask the Experts" tab to send us a new question.

Praxent Internet and Online Safety for All Ages
Great resources here for Digital Citizenship; Social Media Safety; Cyber Bullying; Identity Theft, Phishing,and Other Online Crimes; and General Internet Safety.