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(NECN: Leslie Gaydos, New Bedford, Mass.) - Students at New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School may be tech-savvy, but a group of them were reminded to use the internet wisely. This was the first of 25 internet safety seminars at New England schools this week, conducted by i-SAFE, a non-profit foundation that provides online safety education. The topics of online predation, cyber bullying and sexting, and the practices of sending sexually explicit messages or photos over cell phones were all covered in the seminar. Some of the students take an active role, having been certified as mentors and peer educators in online safety. "Keep your personal information personal -- don't give out your name," junior Charles Nunes said. "Try to always talk to your friends and don't talk to people you don't know." "I've seen it, my friends getting cyberbullied and cyberstalked -- all that stuff," junior Trevor Bogdon said. Area law enforcement officials attended a morning internet safety program. "It's the same problem everywhere -- it's the appropriate use of the internet, the fact that there are many many kids and parents who don't understand the consequences and the kinds of threats that are coming into their own living rooms that would impact them and their children," Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson said. NECN's Leslie Gaydos reports.