Resources for Parents and Educators

Internet Safety

Smart Cyber Choices from the San Diego Police Foundation – This website offers online training in cyber safety for parents in English and Spanish.

Net Smartz Teaching Resources

Safety Net Parent Resource Guide


Common Sense Media

Talking About Texting


MTV’s A Thin Line

Resources for Grown-Ups

Sexting in America (3 Part Video Series)


A Platform for Good

Project of the Online Safety Institute


American Academy of Pediatrics

Talking to Kids and Teens about Social Media and Sexting


Resources for Educators

National Association of School Psychologists

Is your School Prepared for a Sexting Crisis?


AASA: School Superintendent’s Association

Dealing with the Nightmare of Sexting

“Sexting”: A New Challenge for Educators and Families



Bullying is a related topic.  The video linked below was produced as a part of Cypress Ranch High School’s (TX) campaign to eliminate bullying.  It’s a great example of what schools can do when they support their kids’ big ideas!

Cypress Ranch High School’s Campaign to Eliminate Bullying

Drug Abuse and Bullying – Everything You Need to Know