Media Smarts ( Passport & MyWorld )

Tool Name
Media Smarts ( Passport & MyWorld )

Tool Description

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 cyberbullying.

Tool URL
www.media-awareness.ca
Privacy Policy
http://mediasmarts.ca/privacy-policy
Terms of Use
http://mediasmarts.ca/terms-of-service
Specific data collected
Other
no data collected – generic password
Use of collected information
Yes: The collection of information is limited to that which is needed for the identified purpose. The host site does not collect any extra information for other possible uses.

Student data source
Teacher

Advertising
NO: There is not third party advertising listed in the websites terms of service

Auditing
NO: There is not a way to track (audit) student use of this tool.

Privacy and Security
YES: The privacy policy has been checked to ensure that privacy and security requirements are met by the tool.

Review committee information

Tool status = Accepted with Conditions

Notes =

User agreement ends September 2016

Tool Expiry date = Sept 2016
Last processed =
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