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  1. Education and parenting expert Amy James shares tips for kids using social networking sites. Learn how to make social networking an educational experience along with safety tips and other ideas.

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  2. A recent study conducted at Ohio State University has students squirming because it claims that social networking sites like Facebook can result in lower grades.

    CBS News education expert Amy James breaks down the study and tells parents what they need to know about homework, grades and social networking.

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  3. CBS News 9 Education expert Amy James talks about how parents can use the online comic strip generator Pixton.com to help their kids develop language arts skills.

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  4. Amy James from Knowledge Essentials explains what Twitter is, how parents can use it with their kids and as a family organization tool.

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  5. Amy James from Knowledge Essentials explains how video games can play an integral role in helping your kids develop critical thinking skills and do better in school.

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Essential Knowledge Channel

Knowledge Essentials

Essential Knowledge is dedicated to helping parents navigate the world of social media, digital technology & social networking!

Look for frequently updated research, newsletters, useful tools, tips for using everyday activities as learning opportunities…


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Essential Knowledge is dedicated to helping parents navigate the world of social media, digital technology & social networking!

Look for frequently updated research, newsletters, useful tools, tips for using everyday activities as learning opportunities and much more at Knowledge Essentials.

Amy James is the author of the Knowledge Essentials Success Series books. She is a third generation educator, tenured school-teacher and founder of Six Things, a company that analyzes textbooks and other educational materials for the very best educational publishers.

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