As a follow-up to our recent presentation by the Calgary Police Services, we would like to offer the following links to parents and students who would like additional information. We have tried to organize the links by topic. If you feel you only have time to look at 2 sites, consider the first site, from Netsmartz, and the Family Online Safety Contract from the Calgary Police Services.
Anti-Cyber-bullying Web Links
Internet Safety Tips
One important tip provided by the presenters from Calgary Police Services was for parents to keep a list of all of your child's friends and their online nicknames used at sites such as Nexopia, Myspace, and Facebook. This information has proven vital in finding missing persons in the recent past. Here are a few sites that offer additional important online safety tips.
Calgary Police Recommended Family Online Safety Contract
Background Information from the Media Awareness Network and others