Internet Safety

The Internet

No one individual or company controls the internet
Children and parents should be aware of the possible risks of the internet such as harassment, viewing inappropriate material, physical molestation and fraud and scams.

Tips for Kids

-Never give our personal information
-People may not be who they say they are
-Do not send insulting or rude messages to anyone
-Use a code name

Tips for Parents

– Learn about what your child is doing on the internet
– Keep computer usage as a family activity

Set reasonable guidelines for your children’s internet use
– Look into a filtering software

General Tips

-Create a password for your computer and change it often
-Report any harassment to the online service as well as police
-Ensure that a website is ‘trusted’ before entering your personal information

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