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New school lesson plan: Surviving the Internet

New school lesson plan: Surviving the Internet

NEWARK - The fifth-graders of Yolanda Bromfield's digital-privacy class had just finished their lesson on online-offline balance when she asked them a tough question: How would they act when they left school and reentered a world of prying websites, addictive phones and online scams?

Susan, a 10-year-old in pink sneakers who likes YouTube and the mobile game Piano Tiles 2, quietly raised her hand. "I will make sure that I don't tell nobody my personal stuff," she said, "and be offline for at least two hours every night."

Between their math and literacy classes, these elementary-school kids were studying up on one of perhaps the most important and least...

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