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Internet Safety Resources

NetSmartz - NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. On this page, you can find a wide variety of parent resources intended to help you keep your children safe.

Common Sense Media - Common Sense is dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. Their mission is to empower parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives. This new section is meant to address common parent concerns.

Cyberbullying Resource Center - One major concern from parents of our older students is cyberbullying. This webpage is a great resource for parents on this topic.There is also a Technology Use Contract that can be used by the parents/children.

iKeepSafe - The mission of the Internet Keep Safe Coalition is to give parents, educators, and policymakers the information and tools which empower them to teach children the safe and healthy use of technology and the internet. Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page and check out the iKeepSafe Blog.

Internet Safety 101 - This is another resource for parents that provides ideas on keeping children safe. You can find age specific guidelines as well as the Rules 'N Tools Youth Pledge.

NetSafe NetBasics - Award-winning site composed of 10 animated episodes on the Jones family as they negotiate their way around the Internet. The series includes a collection of good and bad characters in fictional adventures that engage users while they deliver a serious message about the security threats we face online.

Common Core Resources for Parents

Parent Guides for Student Success (English/Espanol)