Technology has created the opportunity for students to discover and experience learning in new and innovative ways. Additionally, technology provides students access to an insurmountable amount of information through a global connection. Along with these awesome opportunities is the concern regarding cyberbullying, digital citizenship, media literacy, and exposure to inappropriate content. Navigating these obstacles can be daunting; thus, the resources below are provided to aid in ensuring technology has a positive impact on student learning and growth.
Raising Digital Citizens
The National Cyber Security Alliance provides a plethora of resources to support and encourage the responsible use of digital tools
Common Sense Media
This resource provides reviews of media (i.e., movies, video games).
NetSmartzKids pvoides online videos, games, and activities for children.
Real Parents, Real Talk about Kids and Screens
Online Website and Social Media Safety for All Ages
Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA)
Southwest Dubois County School Corporation is in compliance with the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA), which was enacted in 2000 to address concerns regarding children's access to obscene or harmful content on the Internet. For more information, please visit the Federal Communication Commission to learn more about the CIPA or view the CIPA Guide.