• Connecting Families
    By Common Sense Media


    My Media Log
    Mi hoja de registro de los medios
    How much time do you spend with different types of media in a given day? Fill in the log to track your media habits. Use the log to track your device use and media habits; remember to include activities that you do during the school day and at home.
    Family Media Agreement  |  Acuerdo familiar sobre el uso de los medios
    Staying safe, thinking first, and staying balanced online.



    Discussion Starters

    Digital Dilemmas
    Digital Dilemmas are brief hypothetical situations and corresponding questions designed to foster cross-generational conversations about different aspects of adolescents’ digital lives. Use this fictitious scenario, based on real-life stories, to spark a conversation at home with your children and open up the discussion
    about these very important topics. 

    Family Tip Sheets
    Topics Include:
    • Social Media and Body Image
    • Sexting & Nude Photographs
    • Cyberbullying
    • Digital Footprints and Photo Sharing
    • Privacy, Surveillance, and Self-Disclosure
    • Sexual Imagery on the Internet
    • Distraction, Multitasking, and Time Management
    • Digital Drama








    Parent Concerns: We Have Answers
    Kids of all ages are swiping and scrolling, totally transfixed by screens of all sizes. Welcome to the new frontier of parenting. If you have questions on how to take control of the technology in your kids' lives, you came to the right place.

    Parent Advice

    Tech 101
    Technology Videos
Last Modified on February 4, 2018