Student Resources

  • Valuable knowledge on cyber safety and how to keep our students safe online at school and home

     

    Cyberbullying - Real Life Stories -Stories provided by NetSmartz.org

    FBI-SOS- FBI (Safe Online Surfing) Internet Challenge, a free school-based Internet safety program

    Keep Kids Safe from Cyberbullies and Harassment- Video from HowToMaster.com

    NetSmartz- Provides internet safety interactive games and videos.

    Safe Surfing for Kids- Information for kids provided by 4kids.org

    Texas School Safety Center- The Texas School Safety Center (TxSSC) was created in 1999 by Governor George Bush and authorized by the 77th Texas Legislature in 2001 to serve as a central location for school safety information.

    ThinkUKnow- Internet safety

    Wired Safety- A variety of cyber safety videos, activities, and lessons.

    Communication

    Common Sense Media- Common Sense Media is a not-for-profit organization providing information and tools as well as an independent forum on media. 

    WFY - Online Social Networking Safety Tips- Here you will find more tips for using social networking sites.

    Cyberbullying

    123learning- An E-Learning Wiki for educators which includes discussion, videos, lessons, and slideshows on cyberbullying.

    Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use- The Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use provides research and outreach services on the safe and responsible use of the Internet.

    Cyber Bullying Project- A student's mock public service announcement hosted on YouTube from the teen's perspective.

    NewSmartz.org- This site provides a series of videos of real-life stories of teens and how they have been effected by cyberbullying.

    Student's Guide to Cyberbullying- The Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use provides research and outreach services to address issues of the safe and responsible use of the Internet. This is a guide to cyberbullying for students.

    Organizations

    Department of Information Resources: Secure Texas- Secure Texas provides up-to-date technology security information as well as tips to help strengthen Texas technology infrastructure.

    NetSmartz411- NetSmartz411 is an online resource for parents and guardians on Internet safety, computers, and the Web.

    Privacy

    Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility- This site offers many resources on protecting privacy.

    Online Privacy Alliance- The Online Privacy Alliance is a diverse group of more than 30 global corporations and associations who have come together to introduce and promote business-wide actions that create an environment of trust and foster the protection of individuals' privacy online.

    Safekids- Helpful privacy information.

    Security

    Stay Safe Online- Provides free and non-technical cyber security resources to consumers, small businesses and educators.