The Montour School District is committed to Internet Safety by committing to a K-12 Digital Citizenship program called Common Sense Media Education. From cyberbullying and photo sharing to digital footprints and online safety, the Connecting Families program helps parents and kids address important topics and have meaningful conversations about making great choices in their digital lives. Montour School District embraces technology safely, responsibly and effectively in service of student learning.
Common Sense Media is a free resource for all parents and educators. Anyone can research reviews of movies, games, apps, websites, television, books, music, and more by an age-appropriate finder. Common Sense is dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology.
Please take a moment and explore some of the wonderful resources provided by Common Sense Media:
Reviews: Find age-appropriate movies, books, apps, TV shows, video games, websites, and music that you and your kids will love. Browse our library of more than 25,000 reviews by age, entertainment type, learning rating, genre, and more
Parent Concerns: Kids of all ages are swiping and scrolling, totally transfixed by screens of all sizes. Welcome to the new frontier of parenting. If you have questions on how to take control of the technology in your kids’ lives, you came to the right place.
For Educators: Find research-based tools to teach students how to embrace the power
of technology in school and in life.
Kids Action: Common Sense Kids Action works with policy makers, business leaders, and other advocates across the nation to ensure that every child has the opportunity to succeed.
Connecting Families: From cyberbullying and photo sharing to digital footprints and online safety, the Connecting Families program helps parents and kids address important topics and have meaningful conversations about making great choices in their digital lives.
Want to learn more: Digital Citizenship Strategies for K-12 @ Montour on Thursday, April 28, 2016 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.