Common Sense Media

Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight

It’s Tech Tuesday! The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight was released earlier this month. This ongoing series tracks the use of media and technology among American children. Here are some key findings: Mobile is nearly universal. The amount of time using screen media hasn’t changed much since 2011, but… Read more

Children, Teens, Media, and Body Image

Children, Teens, Media, and Body Image: A Common Sense Media Research Brief reviews research on the links between body image and media.  It includes the role of newer forms of interactive, online, digital and social media as well as traditional media (movies, TV, magazines, ads).  Here’s a great infographic highlighting the results of the research… Read more