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Parent Resources

The following are resources that might assist parents in understanding how to monitor their student’s activities while using a Chromebook and in learning more about responsible use of technology and the internet. Common Sense Media is a site that provides the largest library of independent age-based and educational ratings and reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music. Their “Parent Concerns” and “Parent Blog” page help families understand and navigate the problems and possibilities of raising children in the digital age.

ConnectSafely is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating users of connected technology about safety, privacy and security.  You'll find research-based safety tips, guidebooks, advice, news and commentary on all aspects of tech use and policy.

Google Safety Center is a site that provides practical internet safety advice for parents and educators including tools and recommended practices for Google products and popular internet applications.
Google Family Safety YouTube Channel contains videos of parents (who are also Google employees) speaking about child safety from personal experience.