Educators are rightfull concerned about the safety of their students on the Internet in general and in virtual worlds in particular. Numedeon Inc, the parent company for Whyville.net has developed one of the most sophisticated online systems for community management. This document describes the technology that keeps our users safe and, as importantly, has helped to establish a learning community.


  • Educational Technology > General
  • Educational Technology > Integrating Technology into the Classroom
  • Educational Technology > Using Multimedia & the Internet
  • Information & Media Literacy > General
  • Information & Media Literacy > Media Ethics
  • Information & Media Literacy > Online Safety

Education Levels:

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Other


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