Internet Safety

 

Home
Up
PCS Links
Assessment
PCS Classrooms
Pomfret Board of Ed.

 

Resources for Parents and Teachers About  Internet Safety and Blogging & Social Networks

 

  • Parents Guide to Internet Safety: Keeping Your Child Safe Online http://bit.ly/2aGsjQo 

  • Connect Safely http://connectsafely.org/ 
    ConnectSafely.org is a Silicon Valley, Calif.-based nonprofit organization dedicated to educating users of connected technology about safety, privacy and security. Here you’ll find research-based safety tips, parents’ guidebooks, advice, news and commentary on all aspects of tech use and policy.

  • NetSmartzWorkshop http://www.netsmartz.org/ 
    The NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational safety resource to teach kids and teens how to stay safer on the Internet. NetSmartz combines the newest technologies available and the most current information to create high-impact educational activities that are well received by even the most tech-savvy kids. Parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement also have access to resources for learning and teaching about the dangers children may face online. NetSmartz was created by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). 

  • Online Safety for Teens http://kidshealth.org/en/teens/internet-safety.html 

  • Safe Kids Online - http://www.safekids.com/  
    Internet safety & civility for kids & parents

    SafeKids.com is one of the oldest and most enduring sites for Internet safety. It’s founder and editor, Larry Magid, is the author of the original National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s 1994 brochure, “Child Safety on the Information Highway.” He is co-director of ConnectSafely.org and a technology journalist.

  • Stay Safe Online powered by The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) https://staysafeonline.org/   Mission-To educate and empower our global digital society to use the Internet safely and securely.

    The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) builds strong public/private partnerships to create and implement broad-reaching education and awareness efforts to empower users at home, work and school with the information they need to keep themselves, their organizations, their systems and their sensitive information safe and secure online and encourage a culture of cybersecurity.

 

 

PCS HOME

 

Pomfret Community School
20 Pomfret St.
Pomfret Center, CT  06259
860-928-2718
Fax 860-928-3839