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6 Diverse Children's Cartoons (Where the Main Character Isn't Necessarily White)

Stephanie Meade | Posted 12.14.2013 | Parents
Stephanie Meade

Stereotypes run rampant in much of our media consumption and children's cartoons are no exception. Our children, no matter what their race or background, don't see enough cartoons with diverse characters in different cultural settings.

5 Tips for Picking Your Preschooler's First TV Shows

Common Sense Media | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Anyone who thinks that "binge-watching" is a new phenomenon in the age of Netflix, Hulu and iTunes has clearly never watched TV with a preschooler.

5 Best Fall TV Shows For Teens And Families

Common Sense Media | Posted 11.12.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Maybe it's the competition from streaming TV, or maybe it's just good timing, but after a few disappointing seasons, traditional TV networks are seriously stepping up their game

My Psychological Theory about SpongeBob SquarePants

Yalda T. Uhls | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Yalda T. Uhls

Besides perhaps fostering an interest in marine biology, it's hard to understand the ability of Sponge Bob Square Pants ability to fascinate, let alone teach.