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Common Sense Media issued the following news release: PowerCloud Systems , makers of Skydog, a home networking solution designed for families, today announced another milestone in its partnership with Common Sense Media , the largest non-partisan, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world filled with media and ... (more)
Protecting student data in the age of marketing and advertising
District CIOs need to have a complete understanding of a district's legal obligations to protect student data as more student information is stored with online, third-party providers and parents' privacy concerns reach new heights, technology experts say.
A Look at Kids' Exposure to Ads
Despite the availability of video games and streaming TV shows on mobile devices, kids still spend more time watching television than they do using any other type of media, and accordingly, seeing commercials.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Schools must protect kids' privacy
Technology, used wisely, has the potential to transform America's schools and prepare graduates who are ready to compete in the rapidly evolving digital world.
San Mateo Daily Journal
OP-ED: Protecting our children's privacy
In that spirit, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg introduced Senate Bill 1177, which seeks to protect the privacy of children using educational software and to prevent companies from tailoring ads for them.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial: State should not wait for Congress to protect kids' privacy
In that spirit, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg introduced Senate Bill 1177 , which seeks to protect the privacy of children using educational software and to prevent companies from tailoring ads for them.
Reputation Saver?'Erase bill' allows teens to delete unflattering posts
The Mean Girl tweets, the Spring Break selfie that probably tanked a summer internship or Ivy League application a .
Common Sense Media's newest curriculum available as free iBooks textbooks
Common Sense Media, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families and educators harness the power of technology responsibly, today released its K-12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum as a set of 8 free interactive, multimedia iBooks Textbooks, available on iBooks.
What's So Bad About Big Data In Little Classrooms?
When I was a kid we used to have 'book fairs' at school. Once or twice a year, a room in the school would be transformed into a bookstore.
Nonprofit aims at keeping student information safe
Common Sense Media with the help of California state legislators are working together to introduce guidelines on keeping student data safe.