Cyber Safety Resources
www.OnGuardOnline.gov – OnGuard Online provides practical tips from the federal government and the technology community to help you guard against internet fraud, secure your computers, and protect your privacy.
www.GetNetWise.org – A project of the Internet Education Foundation, the GetNetWise coalition provides internet users the resources to make informed decisions about their and their family’s use of the internet.
www.FTC.gov/idtheft – The Federal Trade Commission’s website has information to help you deter, detect, and defend against identity theft.
www.CommonSenseMedia.org – Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.
www.CyberBully411.org – Cyberbully411 is an effort to provide resources for youth who have questions about or have been targeted by online harassment.
A Comprehensive Cyberbullying Guide for Parents: A resource on cyberbullying trends and statistics -- and tips on prevention and solutions.
www.ConnectSafely.org – ConnectSafely, a project of Tech Parenting Group, is for parents, teens, educators and advocates for learning about safe, civil use of Web 2.0 together.
www.iKeepSafe.org – iKeepSafe educational resources teach children of all ages, in a fun, age-appropriate way, the basic rules of internet safety, ethics, and the healthy use of connected technologies.
www.WiredSafety.org – WiredSafety provides help, information, and education to internet and mobile device users of all ages.
www.StaySafeOnline.org – The National Cyber Security Alliance seeks to create a culture of cyber security and safety awareness by providing knowledge and tools to prevent cyber crime and attacks.
CreditCards.com – Believe it or not, child identity theft is on the rise. The article "How to check your child’s credit report" provides a step-by-step process that makes it easier for parents to keep a watchful eye on their child’s financial future.
CyberDegrees.org – CyberDegrees introduces students to the most common digital threats, real examples of these scams in action, and what students can do to protect themselves. It even includes a list of the best resources for anyone dealing with cyber threats.