Making Kids Our Nation's Top Priority

Meet Kelly Mendoza, Our Expert Supporting K–12 and Early Childhood Educators

September 6, 2023

Common Sense Media's Vice President of Education Programs shares her thoughts on media literacy, mental health, and ChatGPT.

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

July 25, 2023

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

VR and MMOs vs. the “Metaverse”

November 17, 2022

Misconceptions and buzz about the metaverse are distracting from the need for action on existing technologies that already pose harm to kids.

Kids Deserve Better Privacy in Virtual Reality

November 15, 2022

Our new report reveals how vulnerable our personal data is in VR, and why now is the time to define what privacy means for all of us.

The Research Is Clear: Our Kids' Privacy Is at Risk

November 17, 2021

Despite some improvements, our new State of Kids' Privacy report shows popular apps and devices pose real threats.

Four Back-to-School Trends On Teachers' Minds

September 7, 2021

From social emotional learning to family engagement, educators are focused on supporting their students through another uncertain year.

Helping California's Students Navigate Their Digital Lives

September 5, 2018

Learn about legislation in California that supports digital citizenship and media literacy curriculum in schools.

Celebrating Digital Citizenship Week in California

October 24, 2017

Last week, Common Sense Kids Action and Assembly Member Chau facilitated a conversation on the edtech challenges our students and educators face each day.