Internet Safety Links

Project Safe Childhood
Introduced in 2006, Project Safe Childhood was developed by the U.S. Department of Justice to combat the increase of sexual predators using the Internet to entice and sexually exploit children.  There are several informative Public Service Announcement videos available on their website.

SafetyClicks
A resource for online families from AOL. Parents can find tips, tools and advice on how to keep kids and teens safe online.

National CyberTipline
Use the national CyberTipline to report crimes of child sexual exploitation including child pornography, online enticement of children for sex acts, molestation of children outside the family, sex tourism of children, child victims of prostitution, and unsolicited obscene material sent to a child. Reports may be made 24-hours per day, 7 days per week using the link above or by calling (800) 843–5678.

The Internet Keep Safe Coalition SM
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.

Boise School District
The Boise School District's website includes Internet safety tips for parents and students, information on ethics and copyright issues, a cyber glossary, and many other resources and links for both parents and teachers.

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children®
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s® (NCMEC) mission is to help prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation; help find missing children; and assist victims of child abduction and sexual exploitation, their families, and the professionals who serve them. This site also offers many resources about Internet safety.

Netsmartz®
This is an interactive, educational safety resource that teaches kids and teens how to stay safer on the Internet. Parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement also have access to additional resources for learning and teaching about the dangers children may face online.

GetNetWise
GetNetWise is a public service brought to you by Internet industry corporations and public interest organizations to help ensure that Internet users have safe, constructive, and educational or entertaining online experiences.

CyberSmart!®
This company provides free information, posters, and great ideas for classroom curriculum concerning Internet safety.  This site is an ideal resource for K-12 administrators, teachers, librarians, and parents.

Federal Trade Commission
The FTC has created this website for consumers and businesses as a source of information about computer security and safeguarding personal information.

Microsoft®
This website offers many resources to protect your computer and your family against Internet intruders.  The child safety section offers specific safety tips for age groups ranging from 2 to 17 years old.

ProtecTeens Resource Kit Educational Manuals Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Website