The KidzSearch App is made by the same company that runs KidzSearch.com, which is a popular safe search tool used and trusted by 1000's of private and public schools, as well as parents at home. KidzSearch results are always Strict Filtered. A highly requested feature of the app is that users cannot directly type in a potentially unsafe website, since it runs on mobile devices without requiring a website browser. KidzSearch provides safe web, video, and safe image searching.
In addition to safe searching, the KidzSearch app provides many other features students really enjoy using, such as finding safe online games, kid-friendly online music stations, teacher selected learning videos, a moderated Q&A forum called KidzTalk, a safe student encyclopedia, student news, top websites for kids, cool facts, safe online music, a fully moderated safe social network, and more. New features in this version include the ability to Bookmark sites and a complete 30-day history of all sites visited to improve monitoring.
The KidzTalk community allows kids to ask and answer questions, and even vote on best answers in a safe moderated environment. An academic focused autocomplete based on subject popularity helps students find the best topics to search. KidzSearch has one of the best proprietary keyword filters that blocks unsafe terms from being searched, including spelling variations for added safety. A feature called Boolify helps students learn how to search better with boolean logic using a graphical interface. Students can form their own online study groups on KidzNet. KidzTube is a popular section that is updated daily with handpicked best-of videos that makes learning fun. The safe 200,000+ article wikipedia contains articles that are reviewed for safety with daily updates to keep it current. All entries are designed for younger student reading levels. The top sites section is a great resources that has a graphical display of all the best websites for students. KidzSearch news features age-appropriate news article. Our Cool Facts section has daily fun facts.
KidzSearch has been rated as a Top 25 Learning Website for Educational Quality by Common Sense Media and is the leading search engine used by public and private schools.