People of all ages are:
These ways of socializing and communicating can be fulfilling, and yet, they come with certain risks:
The online world can feel anonymous. Kids sometimes forget that they are still accountable for their actions.
Some people online have bad intentions, including bullies, predators, hackers, and scammers.
You may be concerned that your kids could find pornography, violence, or hate speech online.
You can reduce these risks by talking to your kids about how they communicate—online and off—and encouraging them to engage in conduct they can be proud of.
For more information about Net Cetera and Internet safety, please visit http://www.onguardonline.gov.