• Parent Digital Resource Corner


    Parent Technology Course Offerings
    In partnership with Strengthen families department, the Lancaster ISD instructional technology department will begin offering monthly technology training for parents. Click HERE to see the full list of course offerings and descriptions.
     
    Cybersecurity for Teens and Parents
     
    Internet Survival Tips for Kids and Teens (from CommonSenseMedia.org)

     

    FIVE CYBER SAFETY TIPS

    1. Never share your password with anyone.
    2. Never give any personal information to anyone you meet online.
    3. Don't answer emails or IMs from people you don't know.
    4. Be careful about posting pictures of yourself.
    5. Never meet up with anyone you don't already know.

    Cybersafety Links

     

    NetSmartz.org - Internet safety resources from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

     

    CommonSense Media - 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.

     

    OnGuardOnline.gov - OnGuardOnline.gov is the federal government’s website to help you be safe, secure and responsible online.

     

    ThatsNotCool.com - Your cell phone, IM, and online profile are all digital extensions of who you are. When someone you're with pressures or disrespects you in those places, that's not cool. That's Not Cool provides tools to help you draw your digital line about what is, or is not, okay in your relationships.

     
    What is Digital Citizenship 
     
     Media and technology are at the very center of all our lives. Kid's today spend over 50 hours of screen time every week. To learn more click HERE