|Internet Safety Resources for Schools|
|The following links were provided by the Minneapolis Field Unit of the
FBI and the Innocent Images National Initiative and other sources. |
Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids about Being Online
OnGuard Online provides practical tips from the Federal Government and the technology community to help you guard against Internet fraud, secure your computers and protect your privacy. Order free booklets and bookmarks
Keeping Kids and Teens Safer on the Internet
The Federal Bureau of Investigation - FBI
Click on Internet Safety for Kids
National Center for Missing and Exploited Kids
Common Sense Media
Common Sense Media is a non-partisan, nonprofit resource that helps families and educators teach kids how to be safe and smart in today's media-driven world. Common Sense Schools provides materials to engage parents and teachers in an interactive dialogue about media and technology.
Family guide to making the Internet and technology fun, safe and productive
Safety Ed International
A non-profit organization, assisting the internet community since 1998
National website created for students, teachers, and parents by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
That's Not Cool
Collaboration website from Futures Without Violence, the Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women, and the Advertising Council.
Get Net Wise About Internet Safety
Internet safety and help group
TeenAngels - a division of WiredSafety.org
TeenAngels is a group of 13-18 year-old volunteers
that have been specially trained by the local law enforcement, and
other leading safety experts in all aspects of online safety, privacy,
Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) Cyber Safety Resources
CoSN offers a series of resources for technology coordinators and others concerned with Internet safety in schools here.
Cyber Smart Education
Free Curriculum and Professional Development
Family Guidebook to Cyberspace
Safeguarding the Wired Schoolhouse
Consortium for School Networking (CoSN)
McGruff's Child Safety Center
Internet Super Heros
Safety site for kids from Wired Safety and Wired Kids
The Consumer's Voice "Guide to Consumer Awareness" web page includes resources on consumer safety, complaints, and other information to help consumers protect their privacy and rights when conducting business on line. Visit http://www.complaintslist.com/guide-to-consumer-awareness/ for more information. Thanks very much to the K-12 student who forwarded this site to me as part of their work on a class project on Internet safety.
Article with links and tips for safeguarding your money when using online coupons. http://coupons.answers.com/guide/13892702/Online-Couponing-and-Shopping---Basic-Consumer-Safety.html
from the Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use
This is a blog post from NetCredit which outlines the different ways identity theft can occur and includes additional sites with tips and information on how to avoid identity theft. This was contributed by a K-12 student who forwarded this site to me as part of their classwork on Internet Safety.
Keeping Kids Safe Online
For questions or more information on Internet Safety and Cyberbullying, contact Mary Mehsikomer at (651) 999-6510 or email@example.com.