With the Proliferation of Children and Teens Using Technology, the Partnership Will Focus on Developing Tools for Students and Families on Good Digital Citizenship

National PTA ® and LifeLock, Inc. have partnered to raise awareness about the long-term impact of online activity and encourage students to be good digital citizens.   The program is designed to empower students with the knowledge and skills to be safe when using the Internet and mobile technology. The ultimate goal is to teach children and teens to make smart decisions as they engage with others in the digital world.

National PTA and LifeLock are kicking off their partnership today in conjunction with Safer Internet Day as designated by ConnectSafely.org.  Click here to view an infographic demonstrating how children, teens and families are engaging with technology and digital education.

About:  National PTA® comprises millions of families, students, teachers, administrators, and business and community leaders devoted to the educational success of children and the promotion of parent involvement in schools. PTA is a registered 501(c) (3) nonprofit association that prides itself on being a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for families and communities, and a strong advocate for public education. Membership in PTA is open to anyone who wants to be involved and make a difference for the education, health, and welfare of children and youth.

Source:  LifeLock Inc.