State of Iowa Information Security Office (ISO)

Kids, Teens & Educators


Internet Safety Education

The Internet Keep Safe Coalition
The Internet Keep Safe Coalition group teaches basic rules of Internet safety to children and parents, reaching them online and in school. Governors and/or first spouses formed this coalition in partnership with a growing list of crime prevention organizations, law enforcement agencies, foundations and corporate sponsors.

i-Safe
i-SAFE is a non-profit foundation whose mission is to educate and empower youth to make their Internet experiences safe and responsible. The goal is to educate students on how to avoid dangerous, inappropriate, or unlawful online behavior. i-SAFE accomplishes this through dynamic K-12 curriculum and community outreach programs to parents, law enforcement, and community leaders.

CyberSmart!
The CyberSmart! Education Company is dedicated to promoting the new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) skills associated with teaching, learning and living in a connected world. Our free K-8 CyberSmart! Curriculum, originally co-published with Macmillan/McGraw-Hill, is currently used by educators in all 50 states, Canada, and Australia.

Project Safe Childhood 
Protecting children from online exploitation and abuse.

Net Cetera Chatting with Kids About Being Online
The internet offers a world of opportunities, but they can come with certain risks to kids. This free guide developed by the Federal Trade Commission helps parents protect their kids and talk to them about living their lives online


For Kids

Here are some sites that show you how to protect yourself.

Join Faux Paw

Join Faux Paw for a cool movie and some neat wallpapers and coloring books!

NetSmartz

Want to check out some cool games , puzzles and quizzes? Check out NetSmartz! For teens as well as kids!

ID The Creep

ID The Creep Can you spot the bad guy? This game helps you stay safe doing email, IM, or chatting online.


For Teens

These sites are designed with teens in mind.

X-Block X-Block is a place for students to hang out, learn about cyber safety and share their online experiences with others.

Websafe Crackerz Websafe Crackerz talks about cyber issues such as Spam, cyber-stalking, cyber-bullying or sexual harassment.

 

Last updated: 07-31-2012