Created by Common Sense Media and played by more than 500,000 kids in schools across the US, Digital Passport™ is now available as an app for parents to install on a mobile device and share with their kids. The games and videos inside teach kids aged 7-11 the essentials for staying safe and responsible while online or using mobile devices.
On Digital Passport™, kids will find their favorite kinds of activities like platform games, tools for creating digital mashups, and other fast-paced gobble 'em up games, all geared toward teaching them important lessons about digital life.
When kids complete all of the levels inside, they've earned a Digital Passport™ to online safety. Parents can rest assured their kids will know how to search safely, create robust passwords, participate in online communities responsibly and use mobile devices sensibly.
Named a "Top 10 Educational Technology You Should Try This Year," as well as a 2013-14 Readers' Choice Winner by eSchoolNews!
Parents can check in on their kid's progress by accessing the report card inside which tracks progress. They can also sit back and relax knowing they've provided a high-quality, educational game free of ads and full of useful tips and guidance.
**Teachers should use the Digital Passport Classroom Ed. with students so that they can access the full teacher dashboard.
**This app is optimized for tablet devices and plays well on hi-res phones, like the Galaxy S-4 or HTC One.
**There are components of the app that require reading. Children who play Digital Passport™ must be able to read at a basic level.
**The app is about 40MB, so we recommend downloading it when you are connected to WiFi. Videos inside the app will download the first time you view them and are then available offline after that.