Safety and the Webby Lynne Schalman and Steve Bergen
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Last revised 9/18/11
Clickhere to view on the Web a Powerpoint presentation on Internet Safety by Lynne Schalman.
Clickhere to download it.
I-Safe America provides monitored chats and messageboards for kids and teens, lesson plans for safe surfing, and an internet safety email newsletter.
Safekids.com states "you'll find tips, advice and suggestions to make your family's online experience fun and productive." It provides a free email newsletter on safety tips, child safety articles, a family contract for children and parents to sign and post on the computer, guidelines for parents and children, directories of filtering software and ISPs and Safeteens.com.
Safe Surfin states "This Web site's main goal is to help children, teenagers and adults understand how to safely surf the Web so that using the Internet and being online is a safe and fun experience." Teen Celebrities give safety tips and there is an interactive quiz on safe surfing.
Get Netwise provides an online safety guide, very helpful links to Internet Safety products, sites for reporting problems, and an internet glossary.
Cyberangels has information on online stalking, an internet agreement, a safety quiz, and strategies for talking to children about internet safety.
Netparenting.com provides an overview of internet basics for parents, an email newsletter, and presents a strong advocacy for filtering software.