Net Safety

Student and Parent Resources: PVUSD Net Safety Plan

Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.


Scope and sequence grades k-12 lessons on Digital Citizenship


Common Sense Media 10 Simple Steps to Internet Safety for Parents


Edutopia - Dealing with Digital Behavior Issues: A Parent Guide     


Copyright background from Media Education Lab:

Explanation of the purpose of Copyright and how it applies to media created by others.

Fair Use Posters


What is copyright? (video)

What is Copyright (video)

Copyright Basics (video)



Elementary: Copyright

Copyright Video BrainPop


NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. was created through a partnership between Sprint® and the Internet safety experts at NetSmartz® Workshop. is a place for teens and their parents to learn safe, civil and responsible use of the Internet.

DIGIZEN - The Digizen website provides information for educators, parents, and young people. It is used to strengthen their awareness and understanding of what digital citizenship is and encourages users of technology to be and become responsible DIGItal citiZENS.

Cybersmart provides activities, resources and practical advice to help young kids, kidsteens and parents safely enjoy the online world.

The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) works to make the online world safer for kids and their families. We do this by identifying and promoting best practices, tools and methods in the field of online safety that also respect free expression.

ConnectSafely - ConnectSafely is for parents, teens, educators, advocates - everyone engaged in and interested in the impact of the social Web.


That's Not Cool is a national public education campaign that uses digital examples of controlling, pressuring and threatening behavior to raise awareness about and prevent teen dating abuse.


A Thin Line - MTV's A Thin Line campaign was developed to empower you to identify, respond to, and stop the spread of digital abuse in your life and amongst your peers.
Okoto - Website Safety for Kids and Teens
This site provides teachers and parents with recources to prevent bullying. There is research and best practices addressing cyberbullying, prevention, and response. The entire site is also in Spanish.