Tags Common Sense Education

As online bullying statistics rise, educators seek solutions

by Katya Schwenk • 2 years ago

Reports of cyberbullying rose in recent years, and though researchers quibble about what the numbers mean, they all agree there's a problem.

ISTE 2018 provides megaphone for edtech groups

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

Groups like Common Sense and Future Ready Schools announced their latest efforts to ensure the effective use of technology in education.

Common Sense calls on Facebook to address student privacy questions

by Mark Satter • 3 years ago

The nonprofit released five questions related to children's and teens' privacy protections for Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to answer during his testimony before Congress.

Report: Mobile media nearly universal in children’s world

by Richard W. Walker • 3 years ago

Programs still needed to drive effective learning in a digital environment for kids ages 0 to 8.

EdTech Hero: Jeff Mao, an experienced, 'stalwart partner' to many states

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

From Future Ready Schools to statewide one-to-one initiatives, Mao brings "a wealth of experience and knowledge ... that few, if any, could match."

Digital citizenship curriculum comes to Montgomery County Public Schools

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

Montgomery County has implemented Common Sense's digital citizenship curriculum for middle school students to teach them about how to be safe online.

Reading, writing — and cybersecurity? Digital safety programs sprout up in schools

by Corinne Lestch • 6 years ago

Educators are seizing intense interest around cybersecurity and incorporating the topic into after-school programs and classroom lessons.