With hacking, phishing, scamming, and all manner of mischievous and malicious online activity at an all-time high, take a look at the MeL resources that can help:
* MeL Database LearningExpress Library's Computer Skills Center and School Center contain 11 different lessons on the internet – introduction, using web tools, surfing, etc.
* MeL Kids Gateway under Homework Help includes www.kids.gov, which has a section on Online Safety that offers several resources including Protecting your information – Security Plaza from the FTC and Is It True? from the FCC.
* MeL Books & Literacy Gateway under Digital Literacy has several resources listed. GCF Learn Free, has online safety in general and for kids specifically. In the same section, www.OnGuardOnline.gov is also informative.
Stay safe out there!