As a publicly funded institution Adams 12 Five Star Schools is required by the Federal government* to teach students about being safe on the Internet, how to handle cyber-bullying, and appropriate online behavior.
Common Sense Media has outstanding FREE resources to help educators teach students about the risks and responsibilities of using the Internet. The Common Sense Media site also has information that addresses parent concerns when it comes to internet safety.
Another helpful website for parents: The Smart Talk.
Internet Safety Resources
Below are a few websites parents can have their children interact with at home to help reinforce the importance of Internet safety.
- A Thin Line
- That's Not Cool.com
- Internet Safety for Kids: The Definitive Guide
- Parental Control: The Definitive Guide
- Internet Safety for Teachers: The Definitive Guide
Full text of the Protecting Children in the 21st Century Act is included as Title II of the Broadband data Information Act S. 1492 (see Sec. 215) can be found here.