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Weekly News Round-Up (4/4/11-4/8/11)

April 08, 2011
Audrey Stokes Product Manager, Education
Common Sense Media
San Francisco, CA
CATEGORIES Common Sense News

Common Sense Media searches the World Wide Web daily for news addressing topics like online privacy, cyberbullying, digital ethics, social networking and more! At the end of each week, Common Classroom highlights some of the top news in this Weekly News Round-Up Post.

Here’s what happened this week!

ONLINE PRIVACY

MOBILE

  • Texting skyrockets; typed words replacing talk? - For the better part of the 20th century, the telephone was the quickest and easiest way to communicate with neighbors friends and family. But now, with a steady stream of digital devices, it appears many people prefer typing over talking. (CBS News)

EDUCATION

COMMON SENSE MEDIA IN THE NEWS

Are there any important news stories that we failed to mention?  Please chime in; we’d love to add them to our Weekly News Round-Up List!

P.S.  Did you miss last week’s News Round-Up? Click here to see which articles were highlighted.