Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $300,000)
The OJJDP FY 09 Earmarks Programs further the Department's mission by providing grants, cooperative agreements, and other assistance authorized by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended, to organizations identified in the Explanatory Statement Regarding H.R. 1105 (Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009), 155 Cong. Rec. H1653 (daily ed. Feb. 23, 2009) (statement by Rep. Obey, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations of the House).
This project will reduce online child victimization by enhancing appropriate use of, and safety on, the Internet for a national population of teachers, students and parents. The project will support the expansion of i-SAFE's core curricula and the dissemination of internet safety information through web and other appropriate resources. The project will also enhance community outreach materials and expand public awareness to enlist education professionals regionally and nationally as participants and advocates of the i-SAFE Safe Schools Education Initiative and Community Outreach Campaign. NCA/NCF