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Tweens, Teens, and Screens: What Our New Research Uncovers

Michael Robb, Common Sense Media, November 2, 2015 By taking a “census” of kids’ media use, Common Sense’s new study quantifies screen use, identifies unique types of users, and uncovers patterns that could spark improvements in content, access, and learning.  For today’s tweens and teens, technology is part of the fabric of everyday life. They’re […]

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Report: U.S. children read, but not well or often

Andrew M. Seaman, Reuters Health, May 12, 2014 – Although American children still spend part of their days reading, they are spending less time doing it for pleasure than decades ago, with significant gaps in proficiency, according to a report released on Monday. The San Francisco-based nonprofit Common Sense Media, which focuses on the effects of […]

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