MediaSmarts: Passport to the Internet
“Passport to the Internet” is designed for students in Grades 4 through 8, Passport to the Internet helps young people develop the critical thinking skills they need to apply to their online experiences by enabling them to use popular online tools and Web sites in a secure and ethical manner, and to their full potential.
Using simulations of the most popular Internet environments, this interactive resource teaches students about online safety, authenticating online information, recognizing online marketing ploys, protecting their privacy, managing online relationships and dealing with cyber-bullying. This resource can be accessed by teachers and students at www.learnnowbc.ca.
Students and teachers from ERAC-member public schools and Districts can access Passport to the Internet by logging on at www.learnnowbc.ca. Students will need their PEN or full contact information, including a working email address, to register to access these resources. Teachers must register on www.learnnowbc.ca using their district email address.
Students: Click on ‘For Students’, then ‘ERAC Services’, then ‘Passport to the Internet’.
Teachers: Click on ‘For Educators’, then ‘ERAC Services’, then ‘Passport to the Internet’.
Districts wishing to link directly to the resource from their secure websites should contact ERAC at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
What Products are Included with the Core Collection?
|Core Suite||Licensed For||Options to add Grades|
|Passport to the Internet||Grades 4 – 7|
Where Can I Get More Information?
For further information about this agreement please contact ERAC at 604-713-5920 or by email at email@example.com.