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Online Safety

Common Sense Media offers information and resources covering a wide variety of topics having to do with keeping students safe online.
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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. 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, screen time and social networking sites. 
Resources for use with Students Description Topic
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. 
Free Digital Citizenship lessons
Digital Citizenship--All Ages
iSafe offers safety lessons by grade level.
General Internet Safety--All Ages
Parent Resources Description Topic
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
Online Privacy & Safety Common Sense Media
Simple tips for parents on keeping kids safe and private online. 
Online Privacy & Safety
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Simple tips for parents on helping kids have positive online interactions
Social Media & Devices
Cyberbullying Common Sense Media
How to recognize and prevent cyberbullying

Media Balance & Well-Being
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Simple tips for parents on how to keep media & tech use part of a healthy family lifestyle. 
Media balance & well-being
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Reviews for what your kids want to watch
General Parent Resource