Common Sense Media Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Teen drinking linked to alcohol in movies: studies spark calls for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... on point. It's almost a no-brainer for parents and educators," says Jim Steyer, CEO and founder of Common Sense Media, a national nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving media for families and kids. "It's not a shock that after watching some ...

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  2. App review: Is Trivia Crack OK for your kid?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Is the title part of a broader marketing initiative/empire? Is the intent to sell things to kids?) Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  3. What to read next: Kids' books for springtime readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... (including a doomed 1880s Arctic expedition)as Ariel rediscovers the idea of friendship and brotherhood. Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  4. Book review: 'The Year of the Three Sisters' is a powerful tale about cross-cultural friendshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... differ, both culturally and economically. Frequent mention of the books Anna's reading is another plus. Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  5. Teen drinking linked to alcohol in movies: studies spark calls for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... on point. It's almost a no-brainer for parents and educators," says Jim Steyer, CEO and founder of Common Sense Media, a national nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving media for families and kids. "It's not a shock that after watching some ...

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  6. App of the Week: Meet the Insects: Forest EditionRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | ESchool News

    Ed. note: App of the Week picks are now being curated with help from Graphite by Common Sense Media. Click here to read the full app review.

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  7. 5 ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    ... for their time." Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 8 and older. Netflix: 'Treasure Planet' Common Sense Media refers to the film as "a swashbuckling pirate adventure in outer space that is a delight for kids who understand the difference ...

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  8. Five for Families: - Charlotte's Web' is a - miracle' for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... for their time." Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 8 and older. Netflix: 'Treasure Planet' Common Sense Media refers to the film as "a swashbuckling pirate adventure in outer space that is a delight for kids who understand the difference ...

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  9. A generation of cyberslackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Namibian

    ... used a mobile device for some type of media activity in 2013, up from 38% in 2011, advocacy organisation Common Sense Media found when it surveyed parents. Millennials, however, claim they want to pay better attention: About 70% of them said they ...

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  10. Five for Families: 'Charlotte's Web' is a 'miracle' for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... who watch will be rewarded for their time." Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 8 and older. Common Sense Media refers to the film as "a swashbuckling pirate adventure in outer space that is a delight for kids who understand the difference ...

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  11. Shift to anonymous apps creates new school challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | District Administration

    ... interest groups they would not otherwise explore, says Darri Stephens, director of digital learning for Common Sense Media, a nonprofit that rates the safety of media and technology for students and families. But many youths take advantage of ...

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  12. Phineas and FerbRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... hold. The show received 4 out of 5 stars with an appropriate watch age of 5 years old or above from Common Sense Media , a website dedicated to helping parents know if a cartoon is safe for their children to watch. The show also received an 8.0 ...

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  13. Ten ways to help your kid get a good night's sleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... emulate their parents, and tweens and teens will question your rules if you don't follow them yourself. Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  14. Consumer Watchdog: Parents 'can't trust Google' with YouTube Kids appRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... some children's advocacy groups say it exposes young audiences to an excessive amount of advertising. (Common Sense Media) Santa Monica advocacy group Consumer Watchdog voiced its concerns over the YouTube Kids app at a news conference Tuesday, ...

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  15. YouTube Kids app comes under fire from consumer groups over adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... content slots it says "are really promotions for McDonald's products." Interestingly, groups such as Common Sense Media and the Family Online Safety Institute gave the green light to YouTube Kids when it launched in February, though it's possible ...

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  16. 10 Ways to Help Your Kid Get a Good Night's SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Switched

    ... emulate their parents, and tweens and teens will question your rules if you don't follow them yourself. Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  17. Half the Teachers in America Use One App to Track KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... s how he plans to grow a tech company without harnessing user data. We also hear from Jim Steyer , CEO of Common Sense Media, and a community of parents and teachers about the obligations

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  18. Social media and online safety sends parents back to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Pacifica Tribune

    ... child regarding preventing "digital" regret. Kesel also introduced the San Francisco-based nonprofit Common Sense Media, www.commonsensemedia.org . Common Sense Media is all about providing kids, parents and schools with education and advocacy to ...

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  19. Five for Families: - Babe' teaches viewers to love othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... and an accident scene. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 11 and older. Redbox: 'Into the Woods' Common Sense Media states that "Into the Woods" highlights the value of teamwork and shows "characters (who) tackle moral dilemmas in ways that ...

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  20. Movie review: 'A Girl Like Her' is an uncomfortable, powerful portrayal of bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... but that's the point; see it,talk about it, and hope there are no Jessicas or Averys in your family. Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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