The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) has created a web site that provides objective guidelines for choosing from among the many filtering solutions marketed to the school and library communities.

The guidelines, which do not favor any one particular product or approach, include this checklist of questions you can use to decide what level of protection students need when surfing the web:

1. How will students use the internet? Supervised or unsupervised? For specific projects or general web-surfing? How many computers are in classrooms, as compared to media

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