These resources can help you teach kids how to protect their personal data personal data from identity thieves, avoid cyber bullying, and browse the Internet safely.
Teaching Online Safety for Every Age and Stage
What does it mean to use the Internet responsibly? Kids can start learning about being good “cyber citizens” as soon as they’re able to go online. On this page, you’ll find online safety presentations for young children, pre-teens, and teenagers, as well as safety tips and advice for adults.123
Find an Online Safety Presentation
These simple, visual presentations were designed especially for kids. Each presentation has a matching script to help parents, guardians, or educators ask questions and keep kids engaged as they talk through the messages. After the presentation, kids can take a quiz to test their new skills.
Younger kids will learn what the Internet is and what you can do on it. They’ll practice how to stop and think about online stranger danger and cyber bullying.
It’s estimated that more than a million children in the US have their identity stolen each year.5 Learn what to look out for4, how to check for a credit report, and what to do if your child’s identity has been stolen.
Protect your children by freezing their credit reports4 at each of the big three credit bureaus. It’s free to do and will help keep your child’s information out of the wrong hands.