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Twitter 101


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/twitter101
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Still don't get Twitter? More and more this micro-blogging network is becoming a very useful tool for finding out what's going on with the people and things that matter to you the most. With our simple and engaging tutorial, you can learn all the various ways you can use Twitter to enhance your own life.

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Living Life Online


Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/tech/tec1...
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Parents and teachers often talk about helping you stay safe, online and off. They try to teach you to think critically about what you see and hear, and make sure you have the skills you need to succeed in the 21st century. But the truth is that being a good citizen these days requires the same skills it always has: being honest and respectful of others, and treating other people the way you want to be treated. So whether you are texting or talking, posting photos or playing games, this guide has information to reinforce those citizenship skills that work online and off.

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Facebook 101


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/facebook101
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This tutorial was created to get you up to speed on how to create, use, and maintain a Facebook page of your own, including understanding the Facebook privacy policies and settings.

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How to Set up Skype


The Beehive
http://thebeehive.org/digitalbasics/2010/12/22/adv...
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Skype allows you to make a phone call over the Internet. It is also popular for its additional features which include instant messaging, file transfer, and video conferencing.

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Setting Up a Facebook Account


The Beehive
http://thebeehive.org/digitalbasics/2010/12/22/int...
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Facebook allows you to share photos, update friends and family members about your life, and spend hours playing games and quizzes. Even if you only use it every once in a while, here is how to set up your account with no fuss.

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Sharing with Email


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gk-7ozPEuN0&feature...
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Learn how to send, share, and save files and websites using email.

In Pictures


In Pictures
http://inpics.net/
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Computer tutorials based on pictures, not words.

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Twitter 101


WebWise
http://www.webwisekids.org/pdf/WWK_Twitter_Guide_H...
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An introduction to the micro-blogging site Twitter.

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Social Networks 101


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csdP4eWg3c8&feature...
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Learn how social networks are used to connect Internet users.

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Cybersecurity - Online Safety Topics


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http://lmk.girlscouts.org/Online-Safety-Topics/Cyb...
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Become an expert on cybersecurity and learn how to protect yourself and your computer.

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Online Sexual Predators - Online Safety Topics


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http://lmk.girlscouts.org/Online-Safety-Topics/Onl...
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There are some creepy people out there in cyberworld. We'll help you learn how to beat the bad guys.

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Social Networking - Online Safety Topics


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http://lmk.girlscouts.org/Online-Safety-Topics/Soc...
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Whether you already have a social networking page, or you're hoping to have one soon, you won't want to miss this!

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Cyberbullying - Online Safety Topics


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http://lmk.girlscouts.org/Online-Safety-Topics/Cyb...
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How much do you know about cyberbulling? These three lessons -- full of interactive articles, quizzes, videos, polls and more -- will turn you into a cyberbullying guru. Soon enough, you'll be telling all your friends how to protect themselves from those meanies!

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Easy Chirp - An Alternative to Twitter Optimized for Users with Disabilities


Easy Chirp
http://www.easychirp.com/index.php
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Easy Chirp is an alternative to the Twitter.com website. It is designed to be easier to use and is optimized for disabled users. Easy Chirp was formerly named "Accessible Twitter". Many of the articles and awards cited used this name.

Spam Scam Slam Federal Trade Commission


Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/media/game-0012-spam-...
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Three rounds. Three strikes. Make it through this game, and it's clear — you're on to spam scams and not likely to get slammed by the next one. Includes link to additional information on dealing with spam.