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Web Searching

Why should I bother with this tutorial?
Glad you asked.
Have you ever searched the web and found thousands of irrelevant results? Who has the patience to go through them all?
Time is precious. There are ways to search more efficiently and tools to help you find better results.

Plagiarism Tutorial

Plagiarism Tutorial

Learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. Learn also what it means to cite your sources.

Credible Sources Count

Credible Sources Count

Why should I bother with this tutorial?

Glad you asked.

Has anyone ever told you: 

Believe half of what you see and none of what you hear?
 - Latin proverb, author unknown

In this age of technology, the amount of information we find can often be overwhelming.

And how can we tell what's credible and what's not?

Netsmartz

Netsmartz

Our Mission

NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement. With resources such as videos, games, activity cards, and presentations, NetSmartz entertains while it educates.

Our Goals

    Educate children on how to recognize potential Internet risks

    Engage children and adults in a two-way conversation about on- and offline risks

    Empower children to help prevent themselves from being exploited and to report victimization to a trusted adult