Initiative from National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and Boys & Girls Club teaches children how to stay safer online through interactive, educational games, and activities. The site offers videos on a variety of topics, along with activity cards and related news articles. Videos include:
- Cyberbullying (a three-part series) about victims, perpetrators and the loss of friendships
- Julie’s Journey, about a girl who left home for three weeks with a convicted murderer she met online
- Angela’s Experience - what to do if someone is harassing you online.
Related Tools & Resources
Information and advice on a variety of topics from Trend Micro, a maker of security and communications software.
The Ad Council’s Internet Safety Coalition has online videos about being smart about what you post and share online.
Today’s kids know how to use the technology, but do they understand internet safety concerns, cyber ethical dilemmas and how to think critically about the media and technology they use?
Created by Dr. Sameer Hinduja, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida Atlantic University, and Dr. Justin W. Patchin, an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
The US Department of Justice's Cybercrime site presents tips for online safety and privacy.