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March 2001

GRADE LEVEL: Professional, Parents

GetNetWise was developed to help parents and teachers educate themselves and their children about safe Internet use.
The site features a user-friendly format with bright, informative graphics.
Index bars at the top and bottom of each page make navigating the whole site or individual sections easy. Visitors can return to the home page by clicking on the title.
GetNetWise puts information about safe Internet use within one-click reach of parents and educators. Everything people need for learning about online safety is here. Visitors to the site will find age-specific safety guides and quick tips for kids, teens, and families. Parents can search for tools that filter inappropriate material and monitor kids' online time or read about the pros and cons of such tools. There is also information on how to recognize and report online trouble and discussion of the different kinds of online risks. Contact information for reporting offenses is provided.