Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids About Being Online

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The Net Cetera online toolkit offers free resources to help you teach people in your community about kids’ online safety. Regardless of your experience as a speaker — or your expertise in online safety — this kit has the resources and information you need to convey key points about kids' online safety.

How you use it is up to you: give a presentation to parents or teachers, play the videos in a classroom, and order our free booklets and distribute to schools or libraries.

Check out our free resources for parents, teachers, and kids below.


For Parents & Teachers

Net Cetera Booklet

Net Cetera is a guide for parents, teachers, and other adults who spend time with kids. This guide offers practical tips and ideas for getting the conversation started about social networking, privacy, mobile devices, computer security, sexting, and cyberbullying.

Net Cetera PowerPoint Presentation

This sample presentation includes slides and talking points from the Net Cetera guide. Feel free to add content to the slides as needed.

Net Cetera Video

This short video covers conversation starters for parents when talking with their kids about living their lives online.

To Share with Kids

Heads Up Booklet

Heads Up is a guide written and designed for kids ages 8-12. It covers basic points to help kids protect themselves, their information, and their devices.


These short videos offer tips for kids on important issues including socializing online, cyberbullying, and privacy.