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Cyber Safety Professional Development for MC Tech

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This collection is to provide outside resources to support the Professional Development hosted 4.13.17

Cyber-safety or cyber-maturity? Teaching ethics in a virtual world #edtech #steam. Accountability & responsibility in a digital world. Educators. Online Safety for Teachers. Anti-Bullying Laws per State - Find out about your state's laws and policies.FBI Cyber Surf Islands - This activity features 3rd- 8th grade-specific “islands” teaching about different aspects of internet safety.KnowBullying App - Free app that has tips for parents, warning signs, an educator section and simple conversation starters.Digital Literacy - Videos and tips to help your students be responsible and make informed decisions on the Internet, mobile devices, and social media.NetSafe for Teachers - These resources educate teachers with ways to talk to students about Internet safety and steps that they can take protect their online identity.NetSmartz for Educators - Educating students about Internet safety can be difficult, especially with constantly changing technologies and classroom time constraints.

Online Safety for Teachers

Teach Online Safety. Federal Communications Commission. The Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA) was enacted by Congress in 2000 to address concerns about children's access to obscene or harmful content over the Internet.

Federal Communications Commission

CIPA imposes certain requirements on schools or libraries that receive discounts for Internet access or internal connections through the E-rate program – a program that makes certain communications services and products more affordable for eligible schools and libraries. In early 2001, the FCC issued rules implementing CIPA and provided updates to those rules in 2011. What CIPA requires Schools and libraries subject to CIPA may not receive the discounts offered by the E-rate program unless they certify that they have an Internet safety policy that includes technology protection measures. The protection measures must block or filter Internet access to pictures that are: (a) obscene; (b) child pornography; or (c) harmful to minors (for computers that are accessed by minors). SyllabusforProfessionalDevelopment.

The netsafe kit for schools. Step 1.

the netsafe kit for schools

Identify your starting point - Issues & Capability Step 2. Build a secure foundation. Cybersafety. Home of the Georgia ICAC Task Force. Anti-Cyberbullying Toolkit. An Anti-Cyberbullying Toolkit for Educators This free toolkit has the resources schools need to take an effective stand against cyberbullying.

Anti-Cyberbullying Toolkit

Rely on it to start your year off right. Cyberbullying.