The Internet has become a place full of exciting resources and ways to communicate with people around the world. The Internet is a vast universe of information.
However, there are some dangers on the Internet. Cyber sex predators use it to prey on children and teens. Scam artists use it to steal money and identities. But there are ways to protect yourself and your family from these dangers. Here are some online resources.
NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children®.
The Leader in e-Safety Education
Webonauts Internet Academy is a web original game for PBS KIDS GO! that gives kids 8- to 10-year-old an opportunity to have some fun while exploring what it means to be a citizen in a web-infused‚ information-rich world. It is an engaging experience on its own but becomes all the more powerful when parents and teachers use game play as a springboard for conversations about media literacy and citizenship in the 21st Century.
To find the Webonauts Internet Academy, click Games on the KNME Kids Go page and then Webonauts Internet Academy.
Get Wired With Wisdom software, an interactive learning adventure for free.
Fighting child sexual exploitation requires the help of the public. We encourage New Mexico’s parents and youth to report incidents of online solicitation or other inappropriate contacts youth may experience while online to:National Center for Missing and Exploited Children’s CyberTipline
24-hour Hotline: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)
If you believe a child is in imminent danger call 911.
For more information please contact:
New Mexico Internet Crimes Against Children