Technology Department

Cyberbullying

This section will assist educators identify and address school-based issues arising from cyberbullying between students. It may also assist teachers who feel they are victims of cyberbullying from colleagues, parents or students.

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Internet Safety
e-Security

This section will assist educators identify and address potential security threats that exist for any internet-connected computer. It may also help in identifying potentially compromised computers. Descriptions of various tools available to protect from these threats, many of which Shelby County is implementing on their network are included.

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Copyright

This section will help educators to understand the concepts of copyright and fair use. It will also offer assistance in sharing this information with their students.

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Personal Safety

This section will assist educators in understanding how personal information is used online and how to educate their students on safe practices regarding their personal information

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Inappropriate Content

This section will assist educators in understanding the types of inappropriate content their students may access or produce and suggestions for protecting students. It will address the growing issue of sexting, the sending or receiving of nude or partially nude pictures of themselves or others, and the use of Social Networking sites, such as Facebook and MySpace.

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Resource Weblinks

Click here for a listing of Internet Safety resource websites