Making Kids Our Nation's Top Priority

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New Reviews Bring Spanish-Speaking Families the Media Guidance They've Been Looking For

September 15, 2022

Our new high-quality ratings and reviews in Spanish help fill the void for Latino parents and caregivers seeking culturally sensitive, age-appropriate TV shows and films for their families.

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This Back-to-School, It's Time to Talk Teacher Mental Health

August 31, 2022

Educators need more support for their own well-being so they can continue to teach and support our students.

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Supporting a Historic Opportunity to Close the Digital Divide

August 25, 2022

Our new public awareness campaign will help millions who need support to access the benefits of the Affordable Connectivity Program.

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How Emerging Content Creators and Platforms Can Help Kids Thrive in Uncertain Times

August 23, 2022

Insights from Common Sense's time at the U.K. Children's Media Conference.

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California Senators Gear Up for an Important Decision on Broadband Access

July 29, 2022

Why Common Sense is opposed to Assembly Bill 2749 -- and why legislators should be, too.

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Thought Leaders Recognize the Importance of Research in Kids' Media

July 14, 2022

Common Sense attended the international ICA conference and identified key trends in media influence on children to explore.

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The Time Is Now for Comprehensive Federal Data Privacy Legislation

June 16, 2022

The American Data Privacy and Protection Act presents a historic opportunity to protect kids – and all of us – online, but it needs to be strengthened.

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YouTube Is Missing an Opportunity to Be a Leader in Diverse, Representative Kids' Media

June 14, 2022

New research from Common Sense reveals kids are viewing content that isn't representative of the world they live in, and that matters.

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California's Golden Road to Affordable Internet

June 10, 2022

The California Public Utilities Commission is creating a model for affordable high-speed internet in the U.S.

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Authentic Diversity in Movies Wins at the Box Office and with Kids

May 31, 2022

New research reinforces the value of authentic representation in film.