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)

Parent Concerns about Media

5 Ways to Make YouTube Safer for Kids Video

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

Kids & Smartphones

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