Internet Safety

The Franklin Regional School District makes every effort to provide a secure, safe, and productive computing environment. It supports confidentiality of information and child safety through the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA). The District also maintains an Acceptble Use Policy for Internet and Computer Usage.

The information and links below are provided as a community service for parents and do not imply any endorsement of accuracy or content. By clicking on the links, you will be leaving the Franklin Regional Web Server to the respective information sources.

Internet Safety Resources for Parents

FBI guide to online safety
http://www.fbi.gov/publications/pguide/pguidee.htm

http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/children/parentsguide.mspx

Parents Online Guide
http://www.spectacle.org/cda/parents.html

Online Safety and Help Group
http://www.wiredsafety.org

For Computer Users
http://onguardonline.gov

Internet Safety for Kids and Family
http://www.yourhomework.com/stars/trendmicro.html