Internet Safety

Tips for children on how to be safe online!

Tips for Online Safety

  • Never meet with someone you first met online. If they ask, tell your parents or guardian about this person.
  • Never share any password to any site with anyone, including your best friend. The only person that should know your passwords are your parents of guardian.
  • Use the privacy settings of social networking sites. Set your privacy to either yourself only or just your friends are able to see.
  • If anything makes you feel uncomfortable while using any technology, go tell your parent or guardian right away.
  • Do not give out any personal information to anyone you just met online.

FACTS!

Child predators often hang out on social networking, gaming, and chat sites to find their victims.


About 15 % of youth between the ages of 10 and 17 have had a person contact them over the internet with a message that was sexual in nature.

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