Press Room

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
If not extended, funding for the program will be exhausted this month, stalling progress for the estimated 15 million students in the K-12 digital divide.
Thursday, September 30, 2021
New Common Sense research shows that children of color have been far more likely to experience disruptions in learning due to lack of digital access during the pandemic than White kids.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Enrolling eligible families for up to $3,600 per child under the American Rescue Plan's Child Tax Credit is a "win-win" for families and local businesses
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Report reveals the majority of streaming apps and devices are not meeting the minimum level of privacy protections recommended for kids
Monday, June 21, 2021
$10 million campaign to help lower- and middle-income families access benefits and advocate for making the new child tax credit permanent.
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Findings show that, for many young people, social media is a positive tool to help deal with depression and promote well-being, especially during COVID
Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Education Scotland and the Welsh government partner with Common Sense to reach up to 1 million children this year
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
More Action at the Federal, State, and Local Levels Focused on Equitable, Universal Digital Access and More Funding Are Needed, Per New Study from BCG, Common Sense, and the Southern Education Foundation
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
The following statement was released today by James P. Steyer, Founder and CEO of Common Sense, in response to high-level talks today regarding a COVID emergency relief package.
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Common Sense Growth will pursue mission-aligned commercial projects that improve the lives of kids and families