Online Safety

Acceptable Use Policy

Internet Acceptable Use Policy IFBG outlines student and employee responsibilities in regard to using technology.

Online Safety Resources

Cyberbullying Research Center

Multiple resources for parents, students and educators on bullying and how to handle bullying. Parents can also report abuse/inappropriate use of social media sites, gaming, search engines and cell phone companies, through resources found on the Cyberbullying Reporting page.

Netsmartz.org

Internet safety for all ages – awesome activities to do with your child!

Top 10 Reviews – Internet Filter Software Reviews

An Internet filter, or Web filter, allows a company or individual user (like a parent) to block out pages or entire websites that are likely to include objectionable and/or inappropriate content. The software is installed on the computer, and can be set up by the parent. Top 10 Reviews provides comparisons, reviews and articles on Internet filter software products.

OnGuard Online

OnGuard Online provides practical tips from the federal government and the technology community to help you guard against internet fraud, secure your computers, and protect your privacy.

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media offers independent, age-based ratings and reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music.  The Parent Concerns and Parent Blog help families understand and navigate the problems and possibilities of raising children in the digital age.

Net Family News

Online newsletter for parents and educators regarding kids’ use of technology. Keep up with emerging trends in technology and Internet Safety.

Connect Safely

ConnectSafely.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating users of connected technology about safety, privacy and security. Here you’ll find research-based safety tips, parents’ guidebooks, advice, news and commentary on all aspects of tech use and policy.

Cyber Bully Help

Learn more about cyber bullying, and how to prevent cyber bullying in the digital age. Visit the Cyberbullyhelp.org Help Center for links to report abuse on social media sites.

Digital Citizenship