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5 Ways Video Games Can Help Kids With Special Needs

For kids with special needs, video games can offer opportunities to practice everything from communication skills to organization. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   04.22.19   |   SHARE
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How Colleges Use Kids' Social Media Feeds

Learn how what you post on social media can hurt — and help — the admissions process. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   04.19.19   |   SHARE
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Device Hacks For Kids With Special Needs

Eight ideas to make your device more usable for kids with special needs. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   04.15.19   |   SHARE
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5 Ways To Teach My Son Empathy

Sarah Fader shares why she believes that few things are more important for her son to learn than empathy. Read...
Sarah Fader of The Good Men Project    |   04.5.19   |   SHARE
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How To Raise A Lifelong Learner

Though it's best to start encouraging kids to be lifelong learners when they're little, it's never too late. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   03.26.19   |   SHARE
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The Myth Of The 'Hot Mess' Mom

I have a confession to make: I am not a mess. As a mom, this is apparently unusual. Read...
Caitlin Weaver of Role Reboot    |   03.22.19   |   SHARE
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How Girls Are Seeking (And Subverting) Approval Online

From selfies to shout-outs, girls are using social media both to build up and break down their self-image. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   03.14.19   |   SHARE
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4 Steps To Take When You Realize You Aren't Parenting How You Wanted

Our parenting standards are high. As our children and families grow, we may struggle to stay on that perfect course. Read...
Fairygodboss    |   03.7.19   |   SHARE
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