Online Safety / Digital Citizenship

As the use of technology increases, it is important to address the real challenges students face online. This includes cyber-bullying, internet safety, responsible technology use, and other digital dilemmas. This year, all students grades 6-12 will be taught digital citizenship lessons using curriculum provided by Common Sense Media. On their webpage, you can find a LOT of great information for parents and students of ALL ages. Below is the link to the webpage, as well as some helpful articles & videos found on their page.

Privacy & Internet Safety Parent Tips (Videos)

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/video/advice/privacy-and-internet-safety


Parent Concerns about Media

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/parent-concerns


5 Ways to Make YouTube Safer for Kids Video

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/privacy-and-internet-safety

*YouTube Kids is also a good substitute for younger kids. The app has parental options & safety features you can select.


Kids & Smartphones

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/cell-phone-parenting


How to Set Parental Controls on the IPhone (or IPad)

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/cell-phone-parenting/how-do-i-set-parental-controls-on-the-iphone