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Microsoft, in cooperation with the Naperville (Ill.) Police Department's Internet Crimes Unit (NPD) and the Illinois Attorney General's Internet Task Force, created the Safekids Web to help parents and educators teach children the fundamental "rules of the road" for safe exploration on the information highway.
This meta site lists dozens of excellent resources to help guide families down the information highway.http://www.families.com
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The May 1997 issue of Consumer Reports has an article on the relative effectiveness of software designed to restrict access to miners www.cyberpatrol.com  www.solidoak.com  www.netnanny.com 
Created by Dennis Boals, this page offers 203 links to a wide variety of information sources of interest to parents. There is something for kids and families  www.extension.umn.edu/family/cyfc/
This site contains information for parents on how to find sites for children and how to block offensive material as well as a comprehensive list of safe sites08052006_93913_0.bmp