Advocacy at Common Sense

Advocating for kids' well-being in the digital age

Our recent work


Connect All Students

We're calling on lawmakers to close the digital divide for good.

Teaching Through the Digital Divide

Visit our map to see how students in your state are affected by the digital divide.

Privacy and Distance Learning: Tips for Parents

A resource for parents and caregivers to protect kids' privacy online.

Campaign for America's Children

See how Common Sense is encouraging lawmakers to invest in kids for a safe, healthy, and equitable future.

Our Story

Since 2003, Common Sense has been a trusted resource for millions of families in the digital age—at home, in schools, and beyond. We draw on original research, industry expertise, and community support to advocate for legislation and policies that help all kids thrive.

Common Sense Kids Action

Your privacy is important to us. When you sign up as an advocate:

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