Your Child's Reputation Online

Your Child's Reputation Online
 
https://d1pmarobgdhgjx.cloudfront.net/education/ED_digital-footprint.mp4
 
Learn:
  • The fact that what you do online stays online forever is good news!  It means we can make smart decisions and take thoughtful actions to leave a positive footprint behind: CommonSense 
  • You can ask a website to remove information about you.  Of course they are not obligated to do this and if they refuse you can contact wiredsafey.org to help you negotiate with them.
 
Do:
  • What does your or your child's digital footprint look like?   
    -Search: your name, usernames, emails, gaming handles, & phone numbers.   Place quotes around your search term to get more accurate results.  For example "me@gmail.com"
    -Google pipl
 
  • Get to know the lingo!  Check out the sites listed below to learn a few of the abbreviations and terms your child is using to text, chat and communicate with others online.  If you have questions ask your child.
     - NetLingo
     - Webopedia
  • Print out a copy of the THINK poster & hang it near your computer or upload the poster to your home screen on your computer and all devices.
    http://www.technologyrocksseriously.com/2012/09/before-you-fb-instagram-text-tweet-or.html#.VTj6aCGrTTp
Continue to:
  •  Stay informed and ask you child what apps or sites they use and why.