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Power to Learn: Internet Smarts

 An excellent educational site about the Internet. Topics include chat rooms, illegal downloads, online deception, fair use, cyberbullying, social networking, digital permanence and other timely issues. Teacher's guides are included. courtesy of netTrekker
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 An excellent educational site about the Internet. Topics include chat rooms, illegal downloads, online deception, fair use, cyberbullying, social networking, digital permanence and other timely issues. Teacher's guides are included.

courtesy of netTrekker

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