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THINGS THAT HAPPEN ON THE INTERNET EVERY 60 SECONDS (UPDATED 2017)
 
Things that happen on Internet Every 60 Seconds 2017 Statistics
Infographic by- GO-Gulf.com

Common Sense Media offers information and resources covering a wide variety of topics having to do with keeping students safe online.

 

Family Toolbox

Use the Family Toolbox to address important online safety topics and have meaningful conversations with your children about making great choices in their digital lives.

 

 

Questions or Digital Dilemmas

Do you have questions or are you facing a digital dilemma? Common Sense Media Parent Concerns will find age-appropriate guidelines for your family plus videos and articles to help with the tough conversations for topics such as cyberbullying, privacy and internet safety, screen time and social networking sites.

 
INTERNET SAFETY RESOURCES
Resources for use with Students Description Topic
CopyRight Kids
This site contains a list of terms related to copyright and their definitions. It also contains a list of address information for media sources such as television, music, and book publishers.
Copyright
Cyberbee Interactive site - hover over a student to see a question related to copyright. Click the student to see the answer. Copyright
Power to Learn
Interactive questions about copyright laws along with a case study involving two students.
Copyright
Cyberbullying
This site contains many links to help students learn about, and avoid, cyberbullying.
Cyberbullying 
- all ages
Discovery Education Log in and search for videos on cyberbullying. Cyberbullying 
- all ages
Evaluation Worksheet This site opens to a worksheet html document that serves as an evaluation checklist for authority, accuracy, and objectivity, within websites. Evaluating Websites
Information Fluency This site has information on website validity and an interactive quiz for students. Evaluating Websites
Website Validity This site contains a checklist to help teachers and/or students decide if an internet source should be trusted. Evaluating Websites
iSafe iSafe offers safety lessons by grade level covering a wide variety of topic in the area of internet safety. Topic include cyberbullying, website validity, and copyright rules. General Internet Safety - all ages
Parent Resources Description Topic
Stop Cyberbullying How to recognize and prevent cyberbullying
Cyberbullying
FBI Guide to Internet Safety Tips on monitoring Internet usage and keeping children safe online
General Parent Resources
National Crime Prevention Council A variety of resources on all aspects of internet safety
General Parent Resources
Safe Net Protecting kids from predators and pornography
Predators