When your child is surfing the Internet it is time to have a conversation on Internet Safety. What was once the big concern, the online predator, has grown to protecting your privacy and being respectful online.
Take a look at the Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship website.
Some additional websites to help open the lines of communication on Internet Safety.
Common Sense Media offers resources and information on current technology issues.
ConnectSafely.org is for parents, teens, educators, advocates – everyone engaged in and interested in the impact of the social Web and mobile technology. Here you’ll find tips, safety advice, articles, news, analysis, video and other resources to promote safe and productive use of connected technology.
When parents post those first bath time pictures they begin creating their child's digital footprint.
Information about the creation of the Digital Footprint
10 Things Your Students Should Know About Their Digital Footprints
What Teens Need to Know about Digital Footprints
Your Digital Footprint Matters
Stay Safe - Social Networking Tips
Teaching kids to think before they click