Common Sense Media, an advocacy group that rates education products, is urging major industry group to take stronger steps to protect student data, the New York Times reports.
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October 14, 2013
October 14, 2013
Common Sense Media, an organization that rates educational products for their quality, has written a letter to industry groups asking them to take steps to ensure student privacy, the New York Times reports.
December 06, 2012
Proposed changes to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act would strengthen restrictions for how companies collect personal information about children.
October 31, 2012
Educators say the Internet and digital tools are helping improve students' research habits, but hurting their attention spans, according to two surveys.
August 31, 2012
The case for digital literacy education may best be explained by teachers.
June 08, 2012
The chance for players to demonstrate a freedom of choice is a common theme among the highest quality games, suggests the review from Common Sense Media.
April 10, 2012
Common Sense Media has started its rating system with 150 reviews, and some 800 more are expected by the end of the year.
January 20, 2012
The curriculum created by online critical thinking educators EverFi will be available free to schools in both states wishing to participate
December 23, 2011
If your travels, shopping, and mindless web surfing are in danger of regressing, consider these ideas.
October 18, 2011
While the faceless nature of the Internet can bring out the worst in cyberbullies, it also means concerned bystanders can more easily report wrongdoing.