Passport to the Internet

Resource 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
  • dealing with cyberbullying.

Passport to the Internet, a Web-based licensed resource in Flash, is accompanied by an extensive teacher’s guide that features detailed instructions, backgrounders, classroom activities and handouts.

Resource Information
Available in English : Platform(s) :
Available in French : Expiry date : 2012/12/01
Installation : Web ApplicationRelease date : 2009/12/01
Accessing This Resource
Teacher take home rights : Student take home rights :
Accessible from the provincial VLE :
License information :

The educational institutions will be responsible for distribution of the resources to users within the educational institution.

The educational institution will ensure that the conditions of use are included as part of the distribution to users.

The following methods of distribution may be used:

  • placement of the URL on a non-password-protected Web site, only if not linked to or from any Web page
  • placement of the URL on a password protected Web site
  • placement of the URL on a local area network and/or Intranet
Additional information :
For additional information, please contact your local representative.