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Are Schools Sacrificing Students' Privacy in the Name of Safety?

Posted on Thu, 12/10/2020 - 16:37 by Jeff Knutson

Use this lesson plan to help students think critically about online surveillance at school.

Grades

8–12

Topics

News & Media Literacy, Privacy & Security

What Is COPPA?

Posted on Thu, 10/25/2018 - 17:50 by Jeff Knutson

Learn what teachers need to know about this important law.

Grades

Pre-K–8

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

Check Out the Privacy Ratings for Hundreds of Popular Classroom Tools

Posted on Thu, 12/05/2019 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Student-centered learning meets sound privacy practice.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

How to Craft Useful, Student-Centered Social Media Policies

Posted on Tue, 07/17/2018 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Learn measured, sensible, and responsible ways to approach social media use in schools.

Topics

Classroom Management, Privacy & Security

How Safe Are the Sites You're Using in the Classroom?

Posted on Tue, 04/04/2017 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Simple steps to protect students' data and privacy today.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

5 Tips for Protecting Kids' Privacy Online

Posted on Thu, 06/01/2017 - 02:00 by Kalinda Raina

Share these simple, smart practices with students and their families.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Classroom Management, Privacy & Security

23 Great Lesson Plans for Internet Safety

Posted on Fri, 02/07/2020 - 12:20 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Help kids practice smart internet habits and stay safe online.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Privacy & Security, Relationships & Communication

3 Tips for Safe, Savvy Photo Sharing

Posted on Thu, 06/23/2016 - 02:00 by Darri Stephens

Encourage kids (and their parents) to be mindful about capturing memories.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Privacy & Security, News & Media Literacy

Be Privacy Aware, Not Privacy Scared

Posted on Tue, 11/28/2017 - 02:00 by Liz Kline

Common Sense is empowering educators to take on privacy in 2018.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

New Report Reveals Inconsistent Privacy and Security Practices in EdTech

Posted on Thu, 05/24/2018 - 09:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Read the key findings and learn how you can support better student data protections.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

What Teachers Need to Know About SOPIPA

Posted on Tue, 01/12/2016 - 02:00 by Bill Fitzgerald

What does this new privacy law say, and how does it affect your work in the classroom?

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Privacy & Security

What Teachers Need to Know About Using Smart Speakers in the Classroom

Posted on Mon, 11/11/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Key takeaways from new privacy evaluations, plus advice on how to use these devices with caution.

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

How Safe is Your Password?

Posted on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 00:00 by Kelsey Herron

Learn how stronger passwords help to protect private information.

Grades

1–12

Topics

Privacy & Security

How Far Should Schools Go to Monitor Students’ Social Media?

Posted on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 00:00 by Kathleen Costanza

Teach kids the responsibility that comes with becoming a digital citizen on social media.

Grades

4–12

Topics

Cyberbullying & Hate Speech, Privacy & Security

Staying Safe Online with My Online Neighborhood

Posted on Wed, 03/30/2011 - 00:00 by Audrey Stokes

Topics

Privacy & Security