Press Room

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Sesame Street Friends Encourage Families to Put Down Their Devices During Dinnertime
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Many teachers aren't using provided edtech tools and don't feel well-trained. But use of digital citizenship curricula is growing and considered effective in preparing students with lifelong skills grounded in critical thinking.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Shows with Strong Female Protagonists Shine
Thursday, April 4, 2019
New legislation offers vital updates to address dramatic changes in media since the 1990 Children's Television Act
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Legislation would extend protections for the first time to teens aged 13, 14, and 15 from having companies collect their personal and location information
Monday, January 14, 2019
New Lessons for Grades 6–8 Are Part of Common Sense Digital Citizenship Curriculum, Free and Available to Schools
Monday, December 10, 2018
Strong Female Role Models and Junior Versions of Popular Competition Shows Dominate New Honorees
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Common Sense Media/SurveyMonkey Poll Finds That One out of Four Teens Has Played Fortnite During Class, and Half of Teens Say Playing Fortnite Helps Them Keep up with Their Friends
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Thursday, November 15, 2018
The Common Sense Awards Honor the Year's Best in Entertainment, Education, and Advocacy
Monday, November 12, 2018
NFL Hall of Famers Jerry Rice, Steve Young, Ronnie Lott, and Harris Barton and Raiders' running back Marshawn Lynch encourage families to put down devices during dinnertime
Friday, October 12, 2018
October 15–19, 2018
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Sky to Feature Common Sense Media Ratings and Reviews to Help Families Make Smart Viewing Choices
Thursday, September 27, 2018
A new, cross-cultural study uncovers both conflict and optimism about the impact of mobile devices on family life across the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Common Sense Opens a Phoenix Office at the Getz Center for Collaborative Philanthropy. Statewide Effort Promotes Free K–12 Digital Citizenship Lessons for Every School; Provides Parent & Community Resources to Protect Kids' Digital Well-Being
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
New Lessons Address Digital Dilemmas, Media Balance, and Other Top Teacher Concerns; Curriculum Helps Students Think Critically and Behave Responsibly in an Increasingly Complex Digital World
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Statement from James P. Steyer, Founder and CEO of Common Sense
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Common Sense Sponsors Bill as Part of Broader Effort to Improve Digital Well-Being for Kids and Families
Friday, June 22, 2018
Common Sense Sponsors Legislation After Series of Significant Privacy Breaches Reveal Personal Information of Millions
Monday, June 11, 2018
Nine in 10 Parents and Teens Think It's Important That Sites Clearly Label What Data They Collect and How It Will Be Used