Digital citizenship and internet safety resources

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    NetSmartz is The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's (NCMEC) online safety education program. It provides age-appropriate videos and activities to help teach children be safer online with the goal of helping children to become more aware of potential online risks and empowering them to help prevent victimization by making safer choices on- and offline.