While the internet is a great tool for learning and connecting, online safety and cyber bullying are major issues today.
As a parent, you play a critical role in your child's life. We encourage you to be informed about Internet safety and monitor your child's online activity.
Social media and "anonymous" apps appear to give users freedom to send/post what they want without consequences. However, law enforcement can track the senders of cyber bullying and harassing messages that were supposedly "anonymous."
Together, let's support students' plans for the future by helping them make good decisions with technology now!Find out more:
Trusting Social Media - KAUZ-TV: News Channel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX
Safe, Smart & Social: A Free Tool to Monitor Your Child's Online Footprint
Common Sense Media
NetSmartz Workshop: A Program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Olweus Bullying Prevention Program: What is Cyber Bullying?
Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids About Being Online
Heads Up: Stop. Think. Connect.
Last Modified on February 21, 2018