- Common Craft An excellent “How to” site that provides videos explaining social networking.
Click on ‘Social Media”
- Common Sense Media Provides research and information on numerous issues related to teens and tweens being online. Common Sense Media Report: Social Media, Social Life: How Teens View Their Digital Lives
- CyberAngels Founded and maintained by The Guardian Angels, CyberAngels is one of the oldest and most respected online safety education programs
- Harvard Berkman Center for Internet & Society: Youth and Media Division This video is about a mother who friends her son on Facebook, but the Youth and Media division has more information videos. Click on the author “The Berkman Center” and scroll to find the official “Youth and Media” videos
- HealthyChildren.org Click on “Family Life” and then “Media” to read the latest articles posted about social media and more
- Novelist Plus These documents include links to Common Core related content in NoveList, including Common Core Connection articles and supplemental lists, Picture Book Extenders, and a variety of video tutorials to help you find the subject and grade level content you’re looking for. You will need your Jericho Library Barcode number to access this database.
Under “Professional Toolbox” click “Common Core.” Kindergarten through Grade 7 available.
- NYS Division of Homeland Securtiy & Emergency Services: Cyber Safety Click on “Keeping Kids Safe Online” for official materials
- OnGuardOnline.gov Provides information about avoiding Internet fraud, scams, securing your computer and protecting your online identity
- Pew Internet’s Teen, Social Media and Privacy 2013 Study Teens, Social Media and Privacy
- WebMD A wealth of information for all your parenting needs. Search “social media” to read through the most recent articles published on the site.