Common Sense Selections for Learning

The Common Sense seal program recognizes outstanding media with an official seal for quality and impact. Common Sense Selections for Learning are best-in-class media resources and tools that facilitate great learning experiences for students and educators. Common Sense expert reviewers make hand-picked, official selections annually based on our independent rating criteria and pedagogical rubric. See how we rate and review

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Khan Academy Kids

Creative, smart mix of activities for pre-K to 2 is a breath of fresh air

Learning rating
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71%| Pass
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Pre-K–2

Google Classroom

Exceptional, simple communication, collaboration, and document sharing

Learning rating
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88%| Pass
Grades
3–12

Seesaw

Versatile digital portfolio appeals to teachers, students, and parents

Learning rating
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82%| Pass
Grades
K–12

TalkingPoints

Multilingual texting tool enhances school-to-home communication

Learning rating
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84%| Pass
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Pre-K–12

BrainPOP Jr.

Original videos and activities a treasure trove for teachers and students

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Not yet rated
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K–3

Global Problem Solvers

Free animated series and companion materials bring problem-solving to life

Learning rating
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40%| Warning
Grades
5–9

Tynker

Approachable, powerful coding curriculum covers much ground, provides support

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Not yet rated
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K–12

Math Nation

Approachable video courses break down math, build up student skills

Learning rating
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66%| Warning
Grades
6–12

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