December 2010 Meeting Notes

When: Wednesday, Dec 15, 4pm
Where: The Spence School, 22 East 91st Street, between Fifth and Madison Avenues
Topic: Common Sense Media
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Common Sense Media:
" A Nonpartisan Voice" funded by some non-profits like The MacArthur Foundation, but also the profits like Hewlett Packard"
Media education for parents as well as students
Ratings and reviews
Howard Gardner (Harvard) helped design the curriculum.

Rings of responsibility: concentric circles:self, friend and family, community
student-centered: engaging and fun

Citizenship strand
digital life
privacy and digital footprints
connected cultures

Parents' Guide to FB: