The Common Sense Education team is constantly searching for the best tools for digital teaching and learning. Our experts have rated and reviewed more than 3,000 (and counting!) apps, websites, and games for their learning potential. Through all this, we consistently come across new tools that are unlike anything we've seen before. The innovation happening in the edtech world is a big part of our inspiration and motivation to keep reviewing.

But our main motivation is keeping you—teachers—informed about the latest tools for digital learning. Brand-new products come onto the market all the time, but they aren't all created equal—some are...

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  • About the Author:

    As senior manager of education content for Common Sense Education, Jeff Knutson works with the editorial team to rate and review digital media for learning potential as well as developmental appropriateness. Knutson comes to Common Sense and Graphite with more than 10 years of classroom experience. He taught high school English, including classes for beginning English learners, where he employed the latest tech tools in his daily teaching. From tablets in the classroom to microblogging assignments and digital-citizenship lessons, his aim was to increase engagement and learning for all of his students, especially those who struggled.