Resources

2018

Government of Canada: Digital Citizenship Guide for Parents

PDF 4,580 KB Being a parent has never been easy, but it can be even more challenging once your kids are using the internet. Even if you're not up on the latest technologies and platforms, though, you have an important role — maybe the most important…

Online Safety Tips for Parents

Children and young people are adopting gadgets such as tablets, smartphones and gaming consoles at an ever-increasing rate, with an astounding 80% of 8-11 year-olds owning tablets and a whopping 73% of teenagers now owning smartphones. Technology, the…

2017

Safety Features on Social Media Sites/Apps

Follow the link below to find out how to establish proper safety settings on a number of Social Media Sites: UK Safer Internet Centre   Most Important Ways to Protect Privacy on Facebook! Protect Privacy on Facebook

Device Usage Contracts for Families

Below are some files that you can use to create a contract with your children for how electronic devices will be used: Childnet.com Advice for Contract Childnet.com Contract Template Common Sense Media Contract  CSC Contract Phone and Technology Contract…

Other Valuable Resources

Check out these other valuable resources: Ever wonder what the secret language of the internet means? Check out this info sheet: Internet Lingo Info Sheet Here is a checklist to help ensure your family is safe online: Checklist Some helpful advice about…