Keep your kids safe online: All you need to know about internet safety at school and home!

Knowledge of internet filtering settings and state laws is the first step to keeping your kids safe on the internet.

Most internet service providers include parental controls with their plans to help keep kids safe online, but they don’t offer the same settings. Have conversations about internet safety with your kids, and make a list of the parental controls you need. This will give you an idea of what to look for when researching internet service providers (ISPs).

As part of the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA), every state in the country has laws in place for filtering internet content in public schools and libraries, and many have added additional measures, too. Click any of the states below to learn more about child protection laws in that state.