Internet Safety and Cyberbullying: Keeping Kids Safe

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Add to Calendar 2014-10-30 14:00:00 2014-10-30 14:00:00 Internet Safety and Cyberbullying: Keeping Kids Safe Description Recognizing that October is National Bullying Prevention Month and National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention are pleased to announce “Internet Safety and Cyberbullying: Keeping Kids Safe,” , the first webinar  in a two-part series beginning on October 30, 2014 from 2-3pm EDT. Hosted by the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, this webinar series is a collaborative effort by DOJ, the U.S. Departments of Education and Agriculture, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program (ICAC). The first webinar will focus on internet safety and cyberbullying. The FTC will delve into the principles of good digital citizenship, internet safety on the go, and aspects of socializing online. The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force will then explore apps that prey on children, share recent criminal cases, educate audience members about tools to keep children safe online, and highlight the consequences of cyberbullying. A question and answer session will follow each presenter. The second webinar will be held on November 20th and feature expert insights from the FBI and the ICAC Task Force on sextortion and sexting. Please stay tuned for more information about this webinar in the weeks to come. Objectives Discuss how to educate kids on the dangers of online predators Explore the consequences of cyberbullying Provide tools to keep youth safe online Register Go here to register: http://ojjdptta.adobeconnect.com/e5i75hspr2x/event/registration.html. noreply@air.org America/New_York public

Recognizing that October is National Bullying Prevention Month and National Cyber Security Awareness Month,  this webinar series was a collaborative effort by the Department of Justice, the U.S. Departments of Education and Agriculture, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program (ICAC).

The webinar focused on internet safety and cyberbullying. The FTC delved into the principles of good digital citizenship, internet safety on the go, and aspects of socializing online. The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force then explored apps that prey on children, shared recent criminal cases, educated audience members about tools to keep children safe online, and highlighted the consequences of cyberbullying. A question and answer session followed each presenter.

Objectives

  • Discuss how to educate kids on the dangers of online predators
  • Explore the consequences of cyberbullying
  • Provide tools to keep youth safe online

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