News and Media Literacy Resource Center
News literacy is about more than fact vs. fiction. It's about identifying credible sources. It's about recognizing different perspectives and cultural contexts. And it's about being curious and practicing empathy. This collection of lessons, videos, printables, and more will help you get started teaching these complex ideas in the classroom.
Lifelong Learning: A Social & Emotional Learning Toolkit for Educators
Social and emotional learning (SEL) skills are the foundation for a positive, inclusive world. Our toolkit gives you the up-to-date information and classroom-ready resources you'll need to inspire empathy, integrity, teamwork, and more in your students.
Teachers' Essential Guide to Cyberbullying Prevention
What is cyberbullying? How common is it? And what can teachers do about it? Get teaching advice, ready-made lesson plans, videos, family resources, and the latest research on this important topic. Help your students build a culture of kindness and empathy, and make sure they have the skills they need to identify and respond to cyberbullying.
Common Sense on E-rate and CIPA: A Toolkit for Schools and Districts
If your school gets E-rate funding, chances are you're looking for ways to educate students about Internet safety, appropriate online behavior, and cyberbullying. Our free toolkit makes providing that education and documenting your process a snap.
Girls, Boys, and Media: A Gender and Digital Life Toolkit
For today’s kids, messages about how they’re expected to behave based on their gender come from all directions including mass media and their friends. Use this toolkit to help your students become aware of how gender impacts their digital media lives.