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Ingrid Simone
Senior Editor, Apps | Mom of two
100+ Ideas to Spur Creative Learning This Summer
With summer break just around the corner, it's a perfect opportunity to get hands-on and creative, and we've shared some of our favorite creativity tools in our Digital Fun for Creative Kids Guide.... read more
21 Apps That Teach Kids Real-Life Skills
With the boom in educational apps for kids, you may have already found great apps for the subjects your kids are studying in school -- like math, writing, and science. But there's so much more that... read more
Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
20 Greatest Albums Ever to Share With Your Kid
Does your kid think One Direction's newest pop offering "Best Song Ever" is really the best song ever? While plenty of current kids' music is great to listen to with your kids, and even adult bands... read more
Our Friends' Favorites: Chelsea Clinton on Books with Great Female Characters
For the latest in our new Our Friends' Favorites series, where we ask Common Sense Media friends and partners to share their top media picks, we asked Clinton Foundation leader (and Common Sense... read more
Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
100+ Ideas to Keep Kids Busy This Summer
Summer is in full swing, and families everywhere are celebrating. Whether you're prepping for a road trip, hitting the beach for some fun in the sun, or planning a picnic with family and friends, we'... read more
10 Most Violent Video Games of 2013 (and 10+ Alternatives)
Among teen and preteen gamers, the names of violent video games travel fast. And before you know anything about these games, your kid wants to play them. It's difficult to stay on top of it -- and it... read more
Our Friends' Favorites: Books with Great Female Characters
If you're reading this blog, chances are you care about finding great media for your kids and that you want to spread the word about books, movies, and other media that you love. That's why we're... read more
Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | Mom of two
I Use My iPhone to Be a Better Parent
I'm a full-time working mom and one of growing number of female primary breadwinners in the United States. One of the perks of my work is that I occasionally get to travel to different parts of the... read more


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