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  1. 10 documentaries to watch with kids this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... popcorn and enjoy. After the film, we'll talk about it. For anyone interested in doing something similar, Common Sense Media offers good discussion guides on many of these titles. Check the ratings and watch the previews before viewing these with ...

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  2. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Flashgoirl.blogspot.com

    ... th a pinch of alcohol) and the kids go to a pub in Hogsmeade. This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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  3. Turn up the heat on tech this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Fresno Bee

    ... picture or scrolling Facebook to see what a bunch of strangers think about things happening in our world. Common Sense Media has reported that approximately half of all teens feel consistently anxious and addicted to their phones. Occupational ...

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  4. How To Pick Kids' Apps For The Backseat This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | National Public Radio

    ... that will help their kids learn also," says Christine Elgersma, who works in parent education for Common Sense Media. The nonprofit provides hundreds of free media reviews to families with information on fun, appropriateness and educational value. ...

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  5. PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Flashgoirl.blogspot.com

    ... orne trade, they became the most wanted outlaws in the world. This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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  6. The Lodger: A Story of the London FogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Flashgoirl.blogspot.com

    ... n blonde women, known as the Avenger, descends upon the city. This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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  7. CollideRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 25 | Flashgoirl.blogspot.com

    This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media , a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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  8. More girl heroes on shelves and screensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | New York Daily News

    Parents are used to scanning a movie's reviews to help decide whether it's too sexy or violent for a child to watch. But on Tuesday, the watchdog group Common Sense Media announced that in addition to informing parents about those qualities, it will also judge children's film and television on the basis of whether they challenge gender stereotypes.

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  9. Gender stereotypes are messing with your kidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Salon.com

    ... for their own sexual assaults. If you thought this stuff went out with "Leave It to Beaver" , the new Common Sense Media report, "Watching Gender: How Stereotypes in Movies and on TV Impact Kids' Development" , will put you right back in June ...

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  10. Too Busy to Read the News This Week? Here's What You MissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Back Stage

    ... ( NY Post ) New rating system for film and TV hopes to combat gender stereotypes. Introduced by Common Sense Media, the rating system is intended to monitor whether a project combats gender stereotypes. The phrase "positive gender representations" ...

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  11. 10 documentaries to watch with kids this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Columbian

    ... attention spans. After the film, we'll talk about it. For anyone interested in doing something similar, Common Sense Media offers good discussion guides on many of these titles. Watch the previews before viewing these with your kids. Some topics may ...

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  12. Movies playing at Valley theaters June 23-29 | Transformers: The Last Knight and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Fresno Bee

    ... famous as a new cast takes over for the fourth installment based on Jeff Kinney's comic youth novels. (Common Sense Media) Rated PG (comedy, family). 90 minutes. An 18-year-old woman, confined to her house in a protected environment because of an ...

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  13. ATandT Announces New Initiative to Combat Cyberbullying and Unveils...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | Cellular News

    ... A parent guide for understanding the film and safeguarding children against cyberbullying, produced by Common Sense Media for this campaign, will also be distributed at each event. Last year, AT&T and the Tyler Clementi Foundation conducted a ...

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  14. Finally, there's a parental control app that won't cause a family feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Mashable

    ... kids from engaging in too much screen time without getting tantrums or moody backlash? A 2015 study by Common Sense Media reported that kids aged eight to 18 in the U.S. spend an average of nine hours each day using media. It's become an addiction ...

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  15. New Rating System for Film + TV Hopes to Combat Gender StereotypesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Back Stage

    A new ratings system for film and television, introduced by Common Sense Media on June 20, is intent to monitor whether a given project combats gender stereotypes. The phrase "positive gender representations" will appear alongside a symbol for a movie or TV show if reviewers have deemed that it prompts thinking beyond traditional gender roles.

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  16. Yes, Kids Pick Up On Gender Stereotypes - Here's ProofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Refinery 29

    ... a lot of times, they do - and it can have lasting effects on their world views. A new report from Common Sense Media titled "Watching Gender: How Stereotypes in Movies and on TV Impact Kids' Development" explores this effect. The group surveyed ...

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  17. Announces New Initiative to Combat Cyberbullying and Unveils...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | AT&T

    ... A parent guide for understanding the film and safeguarding children against cyberbullying, produced by Common Sense Media for this campaign, will also be distributed at each event. Last year, AT&T and the Tyler Clementi Foundation conducted a ...

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  18. Council Speaker plans forums to take on cyberbullying in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | New York Daily News

    ... called The Tyler Clementi Foundation, which will co-sponsor the series with the San Francisco nonprofit Common Sense Media and AT&T. A short film on cyberbullying that features city students will be screened at each event. Schools Deputy Chancellor ...

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  19. 10 documentaries to watch with your kids this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Denver Post

    ... popcorn and enjoy. After the film, we'll talk about it. For anyone interested in doing something similar, Common Sense Media offers good discussion guides on many of these titles. Check the ratings and watch the previews before viewing these with ...

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  20. New Rating System Could Change Gender Stereotypes ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Film School Rejects

    ... especially to a busy parent, but there's relief to such a task. The nonprofit media watchdog group Common Sense Media was founded in 2003 to help assist parents in selecting shows and movies they deem appropriate for their children in the form of ...

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