"Thank You for the outstanding service you provide, for our kids."
Mr & Mrs Madera, Bronx, NY
"...with Cablevision, we'll start the Internet Smarts initiative this year in schools. It's a training program to make high-speed Internet useful to parents, teachers and students."
Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion Jr
"This was an excellent eye opening activity. Many of my students violated copyright law on a regular basis because they were unaware. Now, after these case studies, many of the students who were the biggest violators are now the best classroom resources on the subjects of Copyright and Fair Use."
"Received a copy of Internet Smarts and I know that it is perfect for the upcoming seminar we are holding for parents.What a wonderful service to the community on your behalf."
Educator, Washingtonville, NY
"This is a wonderful initiative that raises awareness regarding Internet safety and assists the youth of Elizabeth with responsible Internet behavior."
Mayor Chris Bollwage, Elizabeth, NJ
"I think a program like Power to Learn is wonderful...they're (students) learning about the rules of what's legal/whatís not legal, of whatís safe computing/whatís not safe computing. This is great.We donít have to develop the curriculum to add to our teaching. Cablevision has done us a great service in offering us a program like this."
Paula Palermo, Educator, Norwalk, CT
"Cablevisionís commitment to the community is commendable as is your generosity in support of worthy activities."
US Congressman Tim Bishop
"I salute and thank Cablevision and Power to Learn Ė this is an extraordinary program that provides opportunities for parents to be involved, teachers to be involved, for communities to be more involved..."
U.S. Congressman Mike Ferguson
"Iím delighted to support Cablevisionís Power to Learn Internet Smarts program. Itís vital that parents and teachers have the latest information and knowledge to keep our children safe while using the Internet. Cablevision is to be commended for providing this workshop to our residents."
First Selectwoman Diane Farrell, Westport, CT
"We all have to play a role in teaching children appropriate online behavior and safe Internet usage. Jackson was one of the first municipalities in New Jersey to offer parents numerous links to safety information that will help parents keep their families out of harms way while online. Cablevisionís Internet Smarts program will give students, teachers, and parents the knowledge they need to safely navigate the Internet."
Mayor Michael Broderick, Jackson, NJ
"We all play a role in teaching children appropriate online behavior and safe Internet use. It is important to empower students, teachers and parents by making this practical and educational initiative available to Suffolk County residents. I am proud to support Cablevisionís Internet Smarts program because we both care about protecting our children when they access the Internet."
Suffolk County Legislator Vivian Viloria-Fisher
"I wanted to see first hand what kind of role we can play in teaching children appropriate online behavior and safe Internet use. It is essential that we provide students, parents and educators access to Cablevisionís practical and educational Internet Smarts program. We applaud Cablevision for taking this step toweard protecting our children when they engage in online activities."
U.S. Congressman Tim Bishop
"Power to Learn will be a stepping stone in the enhancement of distance learning as a tool and strategy used in educating our children and community, moving from the classroom to the comfort of home, and providing parents with an additional opportunity to have a more hands-on approach in their childrenís daily education."
Mayor Jose Torres, Paterson, NJ
"Our children live in a world much different than when we were their age. We must do our best to stay ahead of the curve and address not only their present needs but also do our best to project their future needs. Cablevision is cooperating with us to do exactly that with this Internet Safety program."
Dr. Walter Mahler, Superintendent, Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District
"The Power to Learn Internet Smarts program addresses an issue of increasing concern to local families, namely keeping kids safe online. By bringing this workship to Blackham Elementary School, Cablevision is giving local teachers and students the tools they need to tap the enormous potential of the Internet in a safe, appropriate manner. As an advocate of technology in the classroom, I applaud this effort to help our children become informed, educated Internet users."
CT State Senator Bill Finch
"Protecting children online is a growing concern among parents and I am very proud to see Cablevision expand its Internet Smart program to serve the Spanish speaking members of our community."
Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion