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The Worst Things Your Kid Can Learn On The Internet

Being aware that kids can discover some iffy stuff on the internet — and discussing what to do with the information — are the best ways to keep kids safe.
Common Sense Media    |   07.1.19 11am   |   SHARE
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15 Online "Camps" Fill Kids' Summer with Learning Adventures

From outdoor exploration to summer enrichment to computer coding, online camps keep kids busy, learning, and having fun.
Common Sense Media    |   06.13.19 12am   |   SHARE
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Kids' Mental Health Tools For Suicide Help, Coping Skills, And Professional Support

Apps, sites, and text hotlines help kids cope with mental health issues from cyberbullying to suicide.
Common Sense Media    |   06.10.19 6am   |   SHARE
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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.
Common Sense Media    |   04.22.19 12am   |   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.
Common Sense Media    |   04.19.19 7am   |   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.
Common Sense Media    |   04.15.19 12am   |   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.
Common Sense Media    |   03.26.19 12am   |   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.
Common Sense Media    |   03.14.19 12am   |   SHARE
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5 Strategies For Getting Kids Off Devices

Getting kids off their devices is so tough... threatening doesn't work... two-minute warnings aren't the best option either.. what can you do?
Common Sense Media    |   03.5.19 12am   |   SHARE
What's clearly offensive to parents is a big gray area for kids — especially when it's one of their beloved YouTube celebs.

Talking To Kids About YouTube Celebs Who Cross The Line

This article by Caroline Knorr first appeared on... Read...
Common Sense Media    |   02.11.19 12am   |   SHARE