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Cyber Safety Seminar Resources and Notes

Google’s Family Safety Center – includes instructions and video on how to turn on and lock safe search, safety settings for YouTube and Google for mobile devices – Google Family Safety Center

Mark’s Seminar Notes

Seminar Handout

Seminar Power Point Slides
You do not need Power Point to view these—just a web browser

Seminar Power Point Slide Notes
From January 18th

How To Turn “Safe Search” On In Google
And Other Search Engines

US Department of Justice Highlights
of the Youth Internet Safety Survey

Take Control Of Your Child’s Value Structure (blog entry)

  • The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (http://www.missingkids.com) offers a variety of resources for parents and children who are interested in online safety. The National Center, in partnership with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Customs Service, the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, and state and local law enforcement in Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces, serves as the national CyberTipline. To report information about child pornography and the online enticement of children, parents can log on to http://www.cybertipline.com or call the Tipline at 1-800-843-5678.
  • The Department of Justice children’s page has a list of online safety steps for children that is available at http://www.cybercrime.gov/rules/rules.htm
  • The 1998 Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act was passed by Congress to ensure that websites do not ask children for personal information without parental consent. The FTC has developed a website with online privacy tips for parents and children at http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/kidzprivacy/index.html
  • The FBI has produced “A Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety” that is available online at http://www.fbi.gov/publications/pguide/pguide.htm
  • Pastor Bill Williams from Cedars Church of Christ in Wilmington Delaware has an excellent post on cyber safety found here: Spiritual Oasis Internet Safety Post

Rules N Tools Checklist from internetsafety.org: Checklist