Internet Safety

Internet Safety Resources

Common Sense Media – Dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

KidSmart – Online resource for parents and teachers to help educate kids about Internet Safety, Using Mobile Devices, Social Networking, File Sharing and much more.

DigiZen – Resources to help people become responsible digital citizens

Kid Safe Internet Browsers

KidZui – An Internet browser built by concerned parents with kid’s safety in mind. KidZui limits the content and websites that kids can access. Parents have control over what kids can see or not see AND review details of what kids are viewing on the Internet.

Buddy Browser – Another kid safe Internet browser with options for teachers and parents. Access for kids to the Internet from school and at home – a purchased product.

Safe Search Engines

Kigose – A multiple search engine specifically designed for students (kids and teenagers) in primary and secondary schools. It can search the web, images, videos, dictionary, games, and many other categories from other websites.

KidRex – A fun and safe search for kids, by kids! KidRex searches emphasize kid-related webpages from across the entire web and are powered by Google Custom Search™ and use Google SafeSearch™ technology.

Social Networking for Kids

KIDO’Z – A safe, fun and easy-to-use Kid’s Web Environment that brings kids between the ages of 2-8 the best children’s content on the web and comes equipped with exciting Internet tools for kids.

Imbee – Social networking mega site for kids ages 8-14 to share their online experiences playing games, watching videos, socializing and having fun.

Meez – A social networking/virtual reality scene for kids to create their own avatar

Cyber-Bullying

Stop CyberBullying – Information about cyberbullying and what you can do to prevent it!

DigiZen – Information about Internet Safety, Social Media, Cyber Bullying, etc. resources for teachers, parents and kids

BBC Learning – Parent resource for understanding Cyber Bullying

Resource Networks For Parents

Parenting in the Digital Age – A blog for parents providing research and advice about media and technology for 21st century families.

Common Sense Media – Dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

Radical Parenting – Advice written for parents by kids

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