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How LA Unified Cultivates Districtwide Digital Citizenship

Read about a district's commitment to empowering and collaborative online engagement.
Not long ago, the term "digital citizenship" connoted cyberbullying, privacy, safety, and security. Over the years, the term has grown to encompass so much more, such as empowerment, community, and collaboration. Much like the term has continued to evolve, the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LA Unified) efforts, known as #DigCitLA, have expanded with the growth of digital citizenship awareness. In partnering with Common Sense Education since 2014 for our inaugural Digital Citizenship ... Read more
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Expert Interview: Howard Gardner

In this expert interview, Common Sense Media met with renowned educator and psychologist Howard Gardner of the Harvard Graduate School of Education. We talked about his latest research on digital media, ... Read more
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Expert Interview: Katie Salen

In this expert interview,  we sat down with Katie Salen  (Director of Institute of Play and associate professor in the Design and Technology department at the Parsons School of Design) to talk ... Read more
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Expert Interview: Henry Jenkins

Do you wonder how kids are being affected by growing up in a globally interconnected, multicultural, participatory world? In this expert interview, Henry Jenkins (Provost’s Professor of Communication, ... Read more
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Expert Article: Kids and Multitasking

Explore research on how media multitasking affects productivity and development.
In this article, Dr. Patricia Greenfield and Yalda T. Uhls, from UCLA and Children’s Digital Media Center, help us make sense of some of the research being done on how multitasking affects productivity ... Read more
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