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Presenters:
Dragana Mihic and Jim Irwin
Burnaby North Librarians
Overview
Digital Footprint
Fears
Social Media
Tips on staying safe
Additional Resources
Questions / Discussion
What is a Digital Footprint?
 Simply put, it is
everything on the
internet about you
including:
 Social media profiles
...
Parental Fears
Cyberbullying
Predators
Pornography/ violent/ questionable
websites
Fraud / identity theft
Social Media
Tips on Staying Safe
 Talk about ground rules and responsibilities with
respect to internet safety
 Children under 13 sh...
Tips on Staying Safe – What to talk
about with your children
 Set up blocks and privacy settings – friends only, no
priva...
Additional Resources
www.getcyberspace.gc.ca/index-
eng.aspx
Excellent government website on all
things cyber. Tips for yo...
Keeping kids safe in the digital era
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  1. 1. Presenters: Dragana Mihic and Jim Irwin Burnaby North Librarians
  2. 2. Overview Digital Footprint Fears Social Media Tips on staying safe Additional Resources Questions / Discussion
  3. 3. What is a Digital Footprint?  Simply put, it is everything on the internet about you including:  Social media profiles  Images/ photos of you  Any information or content posted by you on blogs and sites
  4. 4. Parental Fears Cyberbullying Predators Pornography/ violent/ questionable websites Fraud / identity theft
  5. 5. Social Media
  6. 6. Tips on Staying Safe  Talk about ground rules and responsibilities with respect to internet safety  Children under 13 should NOT have a social media account  Set usage limits  Computer and technology usage should be visible, especially with younger children  Create a “check in” policy (i.e., Leave all phones turned off in the kitchen before bed time)
  7. 7. Tips on Staying Safe – What to talk about with your children  Set up blocks and privacy settings – friends only, no private information published, be careful who you befriend  Beware of the images and information you post of yourself. “Would you want this out there 10 years from now?”  Do not meet with strangers (i.e., “online friends”)  Do not share passwords!  Do not engage with cyberbullies. Take screenshots and report to an adult  Do not condone cyberbullying
  8. 8. Additional Resources www.getcyberspace.gc.ca/index- eng.aspx Excellent government website on all things cyber. Tips for youth and adults. http://telus.com/content/internet/secu rity/kids.jsp Tips and topics to discuss young children and teens safe online. www.netliteracy.org A US organization committed to teaching net safety and information literacy to youth and adults. Excellent tips and videos to share with your family.
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