Internet Safety for Teens

Internet Safety for Teens

It’s important to stay safe while exploring online. The following sites offer helpful tips for Internet safety.

Connect Safely
This site offers safety tips and advice that cover “sexting,” cyberbullying and social networking among other topics. Includes tips en Español.

Social Networking Sites: Safety Tips for Tweens and Teens
The Federal Trade Commission provides facts for consumers to help them protect their safety when socializing online.

NSTeens by NetSmartz Workshop
Teens offer online safety tips and cyberbullying prevention info for other teens. Other topics covered are privacy issues and risks from various technologies such as chat rooms, file sharing, instant messaging and more. Powered by NetSmartz Workshop of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.

El NetSmartz Workshop (Taller NetSmartz)
NetSmartz ofrece actividades innovadoras de seguridad en el Internet mediante el uso de las más avanzadas tecnologías 3-D y del Internet.

Social Media: A Guide for Teens by YALSA 
This is a social media guide about safe blogging and social networking by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA).