The following organizations offer resources and educational services to help parents, educators, community leaders, and youth better understand the issues related to socializing on the Internet.
Some offer educational programs that can be implemented into classroom activities or in the home.
|Resources for Districts|
|THE Journal- Student Safety in the Age of Facebook|
|Acceptable Use Policies Best Practices - A guide for School Districts (PDF format)|
|Family Shield allows you to block adult web content with their free family web filter.|
|OpenDNS is the world's leading provider of Internet navigation and security. Make your network safer, faster, smarter and more reliable without the cost and complexity of traditional security services.|
|Common Sense in Media for Parents and Teachers is 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.|
Parents' Television Council
a central repository and information clearinghouse for the phenomenon of cyberbullying.
|Wired Safety Online
WiredSafety provides help, information and education to Internet and mobile device users of all ages.
Netlingo is everything you need to know about online Jargon & Text lingo.
|Tips for Online Safety|
|iSafe America, Inc|
|South Carolina Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force|
|South Carolina Sexual Offenders Registry|
|Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use|
|NetSmartz Kids Online|
|Working to Halt Online Abuse|
|Microsoft Online Safety
Collection of Internet Safety resources provided by Microsoft
|Web Wise Kids|
|South Carolina Department of Education|
|Safe Surfing: Kids Search Engines|
|Annual Data Privacy Day
Data Privacy Day 2011 is a division ofThe Privacy Projects, a nonprofit think tank and research organization dedicated to facilitating the role of consumer privacy and data protection. Useful safety tips, instructional resources, and advice is available on the site.
|Malware Lab's Rouge Gallery|