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Lake Tahoe News
Unplugged playtime critical for youngstersOnce kids are a bit older, educational TV and apps can help kids learn, provide
Unplugged playtime critical for youngsters
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
Once kids are a bit older, educational TV and apps can help kids learn, provided you choose wisely. Organizations like Common Sense Media review apps, games, and programs for educational quality. Kids at this age should spend most of their... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
What America could learn from European media ratingsbullet’While there’s no indication the U.S. ratings system will be revised anyt
What America could learn from European media ratings
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
bullet’While there’s no indication the U.S. ratings system will be revised anytime soon, some groups, like review website Common Sense Media, are already working to better inform parents about their kids’ entertainment options. Common Sense... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
No, screens are not turning our kids into digital zombieswill forever more be an important part of modern life, and techies of all ages
No, screens are not turning our kids into digital zombies
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
will forever more be an important part of modern life, and techies of all ages need to figure out the balance. A report by Common Sense Media shows 50 percent of teens admit they feel addicted to their phones. A majority of moms and dads know their... Read more
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JTA
Iran becomes an issue in New Jersey race — although both candidates opposed the dealRep. Scott Garrett, left, and his challenger in November, Josh Gottheimer (Jaso
Iran becomes an issue in New Jersey race — although both candidates opposed the deal
JTA / Posted 15 days ago
Rep. Scott Garrett, left, and his challenger in November, Josh Gottheimer (Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Common Sense Media) The congressional race in New Jersey’s 5th District is a bitter one, pitting a rarity — a hard-line conservative Republican... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Kids Talk: What To Do When Your Kid Starts Learning About Sex At Schoolbooks to find which you’re most comfortable with and that way you’ll have a con
Kids Talk: What To Do When Your Kid Starts Learning About Sex At School
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 15 days ago
books to find which you’re most comfortable with and that way you’ll have a consistent message you can give to your kids. Common Sense Media is a website that can help you see what type of content is appropriate for your kid.” Man, you didn’t... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Digital detox: Giving up electronic screensout toys I hadn't seen in a year." Digital use experts, however, advise agains
Digital detox: Giving up electronic screens
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 16 days ago
out toys I hadn't seen in a year." Digital use experts, however, advise against going "cold turkey." Caroline Knorr, with Common Sense Media said: "I think extremes can always be a problem. Like when someone says I'm going on a diet and I'm only... Read more
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Island Packet
Movie review: 'The Wild Life,' animated adventure inspired by 'Robinson Crusoe' is forgettable and blandVincent Kesteloot, Ben Stassen Studio: Lionsgate Genre: Family and Kids Run
Movie review: 'The Wild Life,' animated adventure inspired by 'Robinson Crusoe' is forgettable and bland
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Vincent Kesteloot, Ben Stassen Studio: Lionsgate Genre: Family and Kids Run time: 90 minutes MPAA rating: PG Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families... Read more
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Deseret News
Does the American TV ratings system need fixing?there’s no indication the U.S. ratings system will be revised anytime soon, som
Does the American TV ratings system need fixing?
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
there’s no indication the U.S. ratings system will be revised anytime soon, some groups, like review website Common Sense Media, are already working to better inform parents about their kids’ entertainment options. Common Sense... Read more
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J Weekly
Building mensches one Character Day at a timefrom 80 countries signed up this year, according to the Let it Ripple website.
Building mensches one Character Day at a time
J Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
from 80 countries signed up this year, according to the Let it Ripple website. Partners include the State Department, Common Sense Media and the Foundation for Jewish Camp. The Character Day global webcast will feature talks with luminaries... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Amazon FreeTime Unlimited ReviewSmart Filters ensure that your child sees age-appropriate content within FreeTi
Amazon FreeTime Unlimited Review
ScienceBlogs / Posted 23 days ago
Smart Filters ensure that your child sees age-appropriate content within FreeTime Unlimited. We use input from Common Sense Media and from parents like you to ensure that pre-teens don’t get the baby stuff and little kids don’t see the... Read more

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