Cyber-Safety Resouces

Resources for Preteens and Teens

Cyber-Safety Links

If you are interested in learning more about cyber-safety, trending apps, and basic online safety for your family, check out the links below:

http://www.webwise.ie/

http://www.themoreyouknow.com/eBooks/

http://www.chicagonow.com/tween-us/2014/03/yik-yak-app-parents-need-to-know/

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/

https://www.uknowkids.com/

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The world is a fast-paced, tech playground; often our children know more about it than we do!

Oftentimes we recommend that parents and their children contract for cyber-safety.  Here is one of the many resources available to give you an idea of what such a contract may look like:

family-online-safety-contract

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NBC news has released an eBook about cyber safety.  “Growing Up Online: A Must have Guide for Parents, Teachers and Kids” is a free interactive e-book about online safety. This e-book is the first release from NBCUniversal’s “The More You Know” Learning Series, in collaboration with NBC News. 

For more information and to view/download the eBook, visit this link: http://www.themoreyouknow.com/eBooks/

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