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Common Sense Education provides high-quality digital literacy and citizenship programs to educators and school communities. Together, we work to empower students to harness technology for learning and life.

Our free resources include ratings and reviews of apps, games, and websites, designed to help teachers find and use the best digital tools for their classrooms. With thousands of reviews of tools such as Edmodo, Kahoot, ClassDojo, and LightSail, our community of educators takes the guesswork out of finding innovative ways to transform your teaching practice. And with our ready-made lesson plans, videos, webinars, and more, you can learn best practices for teaching and connect with a growing community.

We also help educators teach kids how to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly with technology with our comprehensive K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum.


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