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  1. Common Sense MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Swissmiss

    Under what rock was I hiding all this time that I have never heard of Common Sense Media ? I told my friends that I made the mistake of showing my kids a movie the other day that I thought was perfectly fine for their age. It wasn't.

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  2. Teens and parents in Japan and US agree - " mobile devices are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... results from Japan to studies asking similar questions of U.S. families, conducted by our collaborator Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization focusing on children and technology. We found Japanese and U.S. families struggling in very similar ...

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  3. Teens and Parents Agree - Mobile Devices Are Pervasive DistractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | LiveScience

    ... results from Japan to studies asking similar questions of U.S. families, conducted by our collaborator Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization focusing on children and technology. We found Japanese and U.S. families struggling in very similar ...

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  4. Movies playing at Valley theaters Sept. 22-28 | a Battle of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | The Fresno Bee

    ... t on a journey to become a normal emoji. "The movie isn't terrible, it isn't offensive or outright bad." (Common Sense Media) Rated PG (animation, adventure,

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  5. Protecting Student Privacy on Social MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Edutopia

    Social media is an increasingly important part of students' lives. According to a recent study by Common Sense Media, the average teen spends over an hour a day using social media , and only 3 percent of the time tweens and teens spend online is focused on creation vs. consumption.

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  6. Book review: 'Say Zoop!' a joyfully noisy book for toddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... with counting, patterns, color combinations, and more. It's high-energy and inspiring fun for all ages. 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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  7. "The Emoji Movie" misses its targetRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... Metacritic Score of just 12 percent. Variety called it "a mostly witless 'Inside Out' knockoff" and Common Sense Media concluded, "It is pretty risky to center a movie around the concept of 'meh' , which basically means 'unimpressive,'if you're not ...

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  8. Why kids should never let go of LegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... often or very often, whereas only 49 percent use any kind of construction toys or blocks. According to a Common Sense Media study from 2013, children ages 5 to 8 (prime Lego playing years) spend about 2? hours a day on screens. Since they're ...

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  9. Digital Citizens: Whitko observes best practices on internetRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | The Post & Mail

    ... have sent home a newsletter with each student. The newsletters describe student involvement with Common Sense Media including a parent tip sheet and family media agreement to give them an idea of the resources found on Whitko's website. a At WHS the ...

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  10. Naomi Schaefer RileyWhy kids should never let go of LegoRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | New York Post

    ... often or very often, whereas only 49 percent use any kind of construction toys or blocks. According to a Common Sense Media study from 2013, children ages 5 to 8 (prime Lego playing years) spend about 2a SA1 2 hours a day on screens. Since they're ...

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  11. Marvel's Inhumans' Rockets Up to a 7 Score on Rotten...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | SFGate

    ... brings the show's score to a still-not-exactly-sterling 7. Baby steps. The favorable review comes from Common Sense Media , a site geared toward warning parents about content deemed objectionable for children. The publication awards the Serinda ...

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  12. Do you honestly know what apps your kids are using?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... said Robert Appleton, the New York State Internet Crimes Against Children task force commander. Common Sense Media recommends Bark, Limitly and Track Kidz to monitor your children's activity. But Anne Collier, the founder of iCanHelpLine.org, a ...

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  13. This Startup Adds "Digital Citizenship" To School CurriculumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Fast Company

    ... That's where classes like Digital Citizenship come in. The company developed it in partnership with Common Sense Media , a nonprofit that advocates for the safe uses of technology around children. Kovalskys says the digital teaching revolution came ...

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  14. In the Trump era of fake news, more U.S. schools focusing on media literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | CBC News

    ... will require lessons like this to be taught in every classroom," Graber says. According to Yalda Uhls of Common Sense Media, a national nonprofit dedicated to improving media literacy, in 2017 four states passed media literacy legislation: ...

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  15. 59 family-friendly movies you can find on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Deseret News

    In this modern take on a classic story, Samantha is a high school student whose life is changed "by two events: a makeover of epic proportions and a sudden electronic correspondence with a mysterious young man," according to Fandango. Common Sense Media suggests the movie for ages 7 and up.

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  16. How to teach your daughter to stay safe on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... and everybody's doing it. "FOMO," or "fear of missing out," is a powerful force. According to a report by Common Sense Media, a U.S.-based non-profit organization that helps parents, educators and kids navigate the world of media and technology, ...

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  17. Pelosi's chief of staff stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Hill

    ... House Democrat's chief aide by Danny Weiss, who currently serves as vice president for federal policy at Common Sense Media. Weiss previously served as chief of staff to another former California lawmaker, former Rep. George Miller (D). Elshami ...

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  18. Nearly a third of U.S. teenagers use technology to cheatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | ESchool News

    U.S. teenagers think they are savvy about cybersecurity-so much that nearly one-third skirt school safeguards to access banned content and 29 percent admit to using tech devices to cheat in school-but more than twice that many say they know of classmates who have cheated with devices, a survey found. The findings of the survey by the computer security firm McAfee are in proportion with a 2009 survey by Common Sense Media-although the exact extent of cheating, and whether it's changed over the years, is unknown.

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  19. Teenagers waste 40 days a year looking at mobile devices, startling research discoversRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    ... third, respectively. Teens from London were at the bottom of the list with 37 days. Moreover, a survey by Common Sense Media , a nonprofit organization that focuses on helping parents, teachers, and policymakers harness media and technology ...

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  20. Talk is cheap for teens without techRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... should they so wish - or more importantly, should they be allowed by their parents. Recent research (from Common Sense Media) has revealed that over 50pc of young adults feel they have an addiction to their phone, with many saying they would go ...

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