March – Online Safety & Digital Footprint

General Definition

The necessity of safeguarding your digital identity

  • Protecting personal information
    • Managing passwords
    • Privacy settings
    • Location services – GPS
    • Being aware of where information is going when sent online
  • Parental involvement and approval
  • Understand that you cannot always verify the identity of strangers on-line
  • Permanency of online content

Examples 

  • Not posting schedule
  • Not posting your personal information: phone, address, school,
  • Creating safe passwords and keeping them safe

The Lessons