Cybersafety Booklet for Parents and Kids Now Available
FTC, Department of Education, Federal Communications Commission Officials Present Free Booklet at D.C. Middle School
A new booklet, released January 13, 2010, by the Federal Trade Commission and other government agencies helps parents and teachers steer kids safely through the online and mobile phone worlds. Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids About Being Online http://www.onguardonline.gov/pdf/tec04.pdf was unveiled this morning at Jefferson Middle School in Washington, D.C. by FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, and Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski. At the middle school, which is known for its emphasis on science and technology, the officials met with students and teachers to discuss online safety.