Pavnet Online: Partnerships
PAVNET Online is a "virtual library" of information about violence and
youth-at-risk, representing data from seven different federal agencies.
Society's Challenge for the '90s
A special issue of the Midwest Forum, devoted to the topic of violence
in the Schools
A special issue of Teacher Talk, exploring the issue of violence
A large collection of links to resources on the topic of teen violence.
Safety on the Internet
Safety on the Information Highway
Parent-oriented information regarding safe, effective use of the Internet
by children. Discusses risks and benefits.
Cruising on the Info Highway
This article from Dr. James Dobson's website, Focus on the Family, offers
some useful guidance for parents on helping their children make use of
the Web without having to purchase filtering software. (Educators will
also find this to be helpful, especially in explaining the use of the Internet
in the school.)
Statements and guidelines regarding the filtering of Internet resources,
by the American Association of School Librarians.
the Internet in K-12 Schools and Libraries
"Provided here is information on software products and other technologies
that allow schools to control access by children to objectionable sites
on the Internet."
Platform for Internet
PICS is an infrastructure for associating labels (metadata) with Internet
content. It was originally designed to help parents and teachers control
what children access on the Internet, but it also facilitates other uses
for labels, including code signing, privacy, and intellectual property
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