The internet provides a wealth of opportunity for students to learn, create and collaborate with others across the globe. However with every connection students make online they run the risk of divulging private information. How do we create a safe environment that allows our students to flourish academically and still safeguards their identity and information?
From password creation to safe YouTube searches Common Sense Media has a wealth of information to help keep yourself and your students safe online while allowing for independence and creativity. Check out the following resources to learn more:
- The ins and outs of creating strong passwords
- Privacy and Internet Safety Parenting Tips: This page is a collection of short videos covering various topics on internet safety and security. Be sure to check out Protecting Kids’ Privacy Online.