Digital Citizenship

Your Role As A Digital Citizen

Internet Safety

What Is A Digital Footprint?

Digital footprint is the word used to describe the trail, traces or footprints that people leave online. This is information transmitted online.

How to be safe on the internet?

there are a number of precautions one could take to prevent online predators and hackers from getting possession of your personal information...

* Have separate passwords for different websites.

* Don't post private or personal information on your blogs or social media websites that could be seen by online predators or Identity thefts

* Have updated anti-virus software.

In the video above, Omaha teens express what they love about going online as well as what they have problems with. The Internet, texting, social networking are the realities of teen life today. And while all of these things can be misused, they also have the potential for being powerful tools when used responsibly.

74% of average teenagers don't even realize that they're leaving enough personal information for a skilled identity thief to make a fake passport, bank account, security pass just by using information from the web.