Digital Footprint???Simply put, a digital footprint is the amount ofcontent, whether it be words, photographs,audio, or video, that is traceable back to a givenindividual.Parts of your digital footprint include photographsuploaded to sites like flickr, blog posts attributed toyou on Blogger, video files you uploaded to YouTube,posts you wrote on your friends Facebook Walls, andposts to your Facebook wall by your friends. Contentlike this makes up your digital footprint.
• A recent survey from AVG, an online security company, found that 81% of kids under the age of 2 have some kind of “digital footprint” online, usually in the form of e-mail accounts, social networking pages and photos posted on the Web. http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/technology/baby-steps-81-infants-have-digital-footprint
Are You Aware……28% of teens chat with people they don’t know in the offline world43% shared their first name24% shared their email address18% shared a personal photo of themselves12% shared their cell phone number http://newsroom.mcafee.com/article_display.cfm?article_id=3659
Are You Aware……Nearly 80% use the web to do research for schoolassignmentsCommunicating and downloading content are the twoprimary uses of the internet by young people61% of kids play games online, including multiplayergames.69 % of 13-17 year olds have updated their status onsocial networking sites to include their physical location. http://newsroom.mcafee.com/article_display.cfm?article_id=3659
Are You Aware….87% of teens go online some other place than home
coppaCOPPA is enforced by the U.S. Federal TradeCommission. It requires U.S.-based websites that collectpersonal information from people under the age of 13 toobtain permission from parents or guardians beforeasking for such dataUnder 13-year-olds This website is not intended ordesigned to attract children under the age of 13. We donot knowingly collect personally identifiable data from, orabout, any person under the age of 13. If you are under13 years old and wish to ask a question or use this sitein any way which requires you to submit your personalinformation, please get your parent or guardian to do soon your behalf.
Facebook warningNo information from children under age 13. If you areunder age 13, please do not attempt to register forFacebook or provide any personal information aboutyourself to us. If we learn that we have collectedpersonal information from a child under age 13, we willdelete that information as quickly as possible. If youbelieve that we might have any information from a childunder age 13, please contact us through this help page.This is NOT to protect your child, this is to protectFacebook
CIPA• The protection measures must block or filter Internet access to pictures that are: (a) obscene, (b) child pornography, or (c) harmful to minors (for computers that are accessed by minors)• The Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) is a federal law enacted by Congress to address concerns about access to offensive content over the Internet on school and library computers.
WHAT KIDS BELIEVEI can beanonymousI can permanentlydeleteI know....
What are your friends doing online? What are the coolest or newest websites? Will you show me your favorite sites? How do you know this friend? Where did they find this photo?It’s not a matter of trust – it’s a matter of safety
You do not need to…… Comment on your child’s facebook pageAdd baby pictures to your 13 year old’s wall Your child does not need to… Share every thought. Post pictures of friends Share where they are at every moment
Blogging, Flickr, Scholarships, Awards, Become an expert, Change the World http://www.wsmv.com/community/23038382/detail.html
Thou shalt not use a computer to harm other people. Thou shalt not interfere with other peoples computer work. Thou shalt not snoop around in other peoples files. Thou shalt not use a computer to steal. Thou shalt not use a computer to bear false witness. Thou shalt not use or copy commercial software for which you have not paid.Thou shalt not use other peoples computer resources without authorization. .Thou shalt not appropriate other peoples intellectual output. Thou shalt think about the social consequences of the program you write. Thou shalt use a computer in ways that show consideration and respect.
Disconnect To Connecthttp://vimeo.com/18955723
It Is Not Just A OneComputer Household Anymore
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Links• http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/technology/baby-steps-81-infants-have-digit• http://newsroom.mcafee.com/article_display.cfm?article_id=3659• http://www.facebook.com/help/?safety#!/help/?safety=parents• http://www.helium.com/debates/79734-should-parents-have-teens-myspace-and-facebook-pass• http://www.wsmv.com/community/23038382/detail.html• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17ZrK2NryuQ&feature=player_embedded• PACT: http://www.getgamesmart.com/PDF/PACT.pdf• Online Safety: http://www.microsoft.com/protect/parents/childsafety/steps.aspx• Questions: http://www.education.com/reference/article/Ref_Q_Have_You_Checked/• From Birth: http://jrsmith.blog.avg.com/2010/10/would-you-want-a-digital- footprint-from-birth.html• Parent control center: http://parentalcontrolcenter.com/help-your-children- manage-their-online-privacy• To Be or Not To Be ….. http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2009/08/25/to-be-or- not-to-be-my-kids-friend-on-facebook/• Facebook For Parents: http://www.facebookforparents.org/
Digital Footprints and the Impact of Online NavigationJennifer Wagnerprojectsbyjen.com