Defination of internet safety:
Facts about internet safety:
-Almost 35 percent of tweens, ages 11 and 12, use social networking sites. Many post personal information; some even share their phone numbers and addresses.
-About 32 percent of kids in their teens hide their browsing history from their parents or guardians to try to prevent them from seeing which sites they visit.
-About 15 percent 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.
Online Scams and Fraud
1. I will not give out personal information such as my address, telephone number, parents’ work address/telephone number.
2. I will tell my parents right away if I come across something that makes me feel uncomfortable.
3. I will never agree to get together with someone I “meet” online
4. I will be a good online citizen and not do anything that hurts other people or is against the law.