Parent Resources Digital Citizenship-Internet Safety

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.

9 elements

SOURCE: HTTP://LEARN-THE-ROPES.WIKISPACES.COM/DIGITAL+CITIZENSHIP

Some additional websites to help open the lines of communication on Internet Safety.

Digital Citizenship

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