Resources

Links for Parents

  • B4USurf   0k - Jul 24, 2012, 7:01 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Understand the dangers that exist online and guide your children.‎
  • Resources for Parents on Cyber security   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:19 AM by Sharon Rader (v2)
    ‎ List of potential risks you may encounter during your online experience and suggested tools that may assist in lowering the level of risk‎
  • Digital Nation   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:54 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A Frontline program which explores the impact which the Internet has on future generations.‎
  • Facebook for Parents   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:55 AM by Sharon Rader (v2)
    ‎Handbook for parents with a “how to think” approach to Facebook that will enable parents to deal with whatever comes next in the Facebook evolution.‎
  • Growing Up Online   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:51 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A Frontline program about the how the Internet is transforming the childhood experience.‎
  • Net Family News   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:49 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Kid-Tech News for Parents‎
  • Be Web Aware   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:48 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A Canadian program on Internet safety by Media Awareness Network (MNet), Bell and Microsoft Canada.‎
  • Media Smarts   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:44 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Canada's Center for Digital & Media Literacy‎
  • Google Family Safety Center   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:47 AM by Sharon Rader (v3)
    ‎Provide parents and teachers with tools to help them choose what content their children see online. ‎
  • Think U Know   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:29 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre from the UK‎
  • GetNetWise   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:25 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A public service by Internet industry corporations and public interest organizations to help ensure that Internet users have safe, constructive, and educational or entertaining online experiences.‎
  • iKeepSafe   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:50 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎To help you teach your children to safely and ethically use their digital devices.‎
  • OnGuard Online   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:23 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Kids have lots of opportunities for socializing online, but they come with certain risks. Parents can help reduce these risks by talking to kids about making safe, responsible decisions.‎
  • Text Ed   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:18 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎An advisory council of leading child behavior and health experts who examine important issues related to tweens, teens, and mobile phone use.‎
  • Scholastic - Keeping Kids Safe Online   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:06 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Safety standards, web surfing, communicating, what to know, what to do‎
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Grades 3-5 Resources

  • Tips and tools for being safe online   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:01 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Covers topics such as file sharing, social networking, digital footprints, safe surfing, mobile devices, online safety‎
  • Smart Adventure Crew Online Safety Videos   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:50 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Childnet International sponsored site teaches about making smart online decisions, including choosing reliable sites, privacy and safety issues‎
  • Teaches safe online practices and digital citizenship   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:38 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Animated videos covering topics such as cyberbullying and cybersecurity‎
  • PBS Kids - Webonauts Interactive Academy   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:28 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Helps students make responsible and respectful decisions in their online interactions, covering topics such as web safety and digital citizenship‎
  • AT&T Internet Safety Game   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:23 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Interactive animated game that teaches safety on the internet‎
  • Stay Safe Activities and Quiz   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:53 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎BBC sponsored online safety site for kids‎
  • Cybersmart   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:39 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Cybersmart is an educational program designed to inform, educate and empower internet users to be safe online‎
  • Tips for Safe Surfing   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:21 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎Safe Internet surfing tips and Internet Safety Quiz‎
  • Online Safety Kid Site   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 7:52 AM by Unknown user (v1)
    ‎A program of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children‎
  • BrainPOP Digital Etiquette   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 7:58 AM by Unknown user (v2)
    ‎An educational site using animation to engage students in curricular content‎
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High School Resources

  • YouTube Digital Citizenship   0k - Sep 1, 2015, 6:05 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎12 videos about Digital Citizenship‎
  • Embrace Civility   0k - Nov 25, 2013, 3:05 PM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Embrace Civility in the Digital Age promotes approaches to address youth well-being and risk in the digital age in a manner that promotes positive norms, increases effective skills and resiliency, and encourages young people to be helpful allies who positively intervene when they witness peers being hurt or at risk.‎
  • Digital Citizenship MentorMob   0k - Oct 1, 2012, 3:58 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A collection of videos which demonstrate the importance of online responsibility.‎
  • Netsafe NetBasics   0k - Sep 21, 2012, 6:54 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Animated episodes of the Jones Family and how they deal with Internet safety.‎
  • A Thin Line   0k - Jul 24, 2012, 8:05 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎MTV's A Thin Line campaign was developed to empower you to identify, respond to, and stop the spread of digital abuse in your life and amongst your peers.‎
  • B4USurf   0k - Jul 24, 2012, 7:03 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Make surfing on the web fun and enjoyable, and safe.‎
  • Think U Know   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:32 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Tip on online safety from the UK's Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre‎
  • iKeepSafe   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:53 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Resources and programs to keep students safe as they use the Internet and technology.‎
  • The Case of the Cyber Criminal Game   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:28 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A techie spy and his cunning crew are out to get your personal information. Stop them cold by proving you're ready to protect yourself online.‎
  • Peer-to-Peer Sharing Game   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:27 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Dare you take on the Great and Powerful P2P Master? A game of tic-tac-toe awaits anyone willing to test their peer-to-peer file-sharing smarts.‎
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Classroom Resources

  • YouTube Digital Citizen videos   0k - Sep 1, 2015, 6:05 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎12 videos on Digital Citizenship‎
  • Edutopia's Digital Citizenship Resource Round-up   0k - Aug 30, 2015, 10:04 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.‎
  • InCtrl   0k - Jan 23, 2015, 11:28 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A series of free standards-based lessons, originally developed by Cable in the Classroom, that teach key digital citizenship concepts.‎
  • Embrace Civility   0k - Nov 25, 2013, 3:07 PM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Embrace Civility in the Digital Age promotes approaches to address youth well-being and risk in the digital age in a manner that promotes positive norms, increases effective skills and resiliency, and encourages young people to be helpful allies who positively intervene when they witness peers being hurt or at risk.‎
  • Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship   0k - Apr 12, 2013, 11:20 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Interactive curriculum aimed to support teachers of secondary students (approximately ages 13-17).‎
  • Digital Citizenship MentorMob   0k - Oct 1, 2012, 3:59 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A collection of videos which demonstrate the importance of online responsibility. ‎
  • A Playlist of Teaching Digital Citizenship   0k - Sep 26, 2012, 7:27 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎YouTube links by Educational Picks from VideoAmy‎
  • Cyberbullying: Understanding and Addressing Online Cruelty   0k - Jul 24, 2012, 8:28 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A lesson unit from the Anti-Defamation League‎
  • B4USurf   0k - Jul 24, 2012, 7:02 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Help students make smart choices today and in years to come.‎
  • http://www.netsmartzkids.org/RoutersBirthdaySurprise/RBSPlay   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:54 AM by Sharon Rader (v1)
  • Frontline's Digital Nation   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:56 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎An online interactive learning tool about digital tools.‎
  • Media Smarts   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:45 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Canada's Center for Digital and Media Literacy‎
  • Teen Learning 2.0   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:42 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎A tutorial designed to teach how to use the tools of web 2.0 for your classes or for fun.‎
  • Think U Know   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:30 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Films, presentations, games, lesson plans and posters that you can use to teach digital citizenship.‎
  • iKeepSafe   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 10:19 AM by Mary Schwander (v1)
    ‎Resources to help you teach your students to safely and ethically use their digital devices in the classroom–and throughout their communities‎
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K-2 Resources

  • Privacy Playground:The First Adventure of the Three Cyber Pigs   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:13 AM by Sharon Rader (v3)
    ‎Interactive game teaches kids how to spot online marketing strategies, protect their personal information and avoid online predators.‎
  • A Family Contract for Digital Citizenship   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:45 AM by Sharon Rader (v2)
    ‎Kids Pledge that provides parents with key points they might want to elaborate on with their child.‎
  • Raising a Digital Child   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:37 AM by Sharon Rader (v1)
    ‎A digital citizenship handbook for parents.‎
  • Commonsense Media   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:26 AM by Sharon Rader (v2)
    ‎Students create lasting records of their lives whenever they post something online. In a world where anything can be copied, pasted, altered and distributed in the blink of an eye to a vast invisible audience, kids must understand that they hold the key to what kind of reputation they create. Provides parents with rules for online behavior.‎
  • Netsmartz Tipp Sheet for Parents   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:17 AM by Sharon Rader (v3)
    ‎Introduces you to these and other important Internet safety topics through tip sheets for children and their trusted adults. Use them to educate yourself and others in your community about the main online risks. ‎
  • Netsmartzkids   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:19 AM by Sharon Rader (v3)
    ‎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. The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement.‎
  • Hector's World   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 8:01 AM by Sharon Rader (v3)
    ‎Hector’s World is an educational program for children aged 2-9 years old which offers them a magical undersea world in which to learn and play. Through the adventures of Hector and his friends, the skills, knowledge and values children need online are presented in developmentally appropriate digital ways. Cyber citizenship for the very young. ‎
  • Brain Pop Jr. Internet Safety   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 7:45 AM by Sharon Rader (v1)
  • Walt Disney Internet Safety   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 7:43 AM by Sharon Rader (v1)
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Middle School Resources

  • Ryan Halligan- Video   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:26 AM by Craig Smith (v1)
    ‎One of the many videos found online that tells the story of Ryan Halligan from the perspective of his father. Ryan committed suicide after he was bullied at his middle school and online.‎
  • Common Sense Media   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:21 AM by Craig Smith (v1)
    ‎Common Sense Media is an organization that evaluates and rates all types of media and considers the impact of media on our children. See what they have to say about books, movies, and any cyber safety topic you want to explore.‎
  • iSafe   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:18 AM by Craig Smith (v1)
    ‎A cyber safety website that contains lessons for teachers to use, student pages, videos, and statistics concerning cyber issues. iSafe also offers training modules which Mr. Smith has completed.‎
  • Web Wise Kids: It's Your Call   0k - Jul 23, 2012, 11:11 AM by Craig Smith (v1)
    ‎Simulation students use to walk through the many choices they need to make when they own a mobile phone. (Passwords are distributed in health class.)‎
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