Sesame Street

A landmark series set in an ethnically diverse urban neighborhood where every day is a sunny one. It features songs, skits, animation and, of course, Muppets to teach preschoolers basic educational and social concepts. A public-television gem that's older than PBS itself, 'Sesame Street' debuted in 1969 on National Educational Television. Since that tim (more…)

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Ernie and Bert,<em> Sesame Street</em>

Sesame Street Writer Says Bert and Ernie Are Gay, Sesame Workshop Disagrees

Updated Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 1:15 p.m. PT: The Sesame Workshop tweeted out an official statement saying that Bert and Ernie don't have a sexual orientation. Their full statement is below. "As we have always said, Bert and Ernie are best friends. They… Read more

How Sesame Street Teaches Kids Empathy

"The whole idea of the show, is that, if we can give kids these skills… then we feel like we're help…

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A Muppet with Autism Is Coming to Sesame Street

Meet Julia, the first Muppet with a neurodevelopmental disorder

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Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews Is Bringing Puppets to Netflix for New Children's Show

Get details on her new children's show

Bert and Ernie, <em>Sesame Street</em>
Sesame Street Fires Back at Company Using Bert and Ernie to Sell Kits Definitely Not for Kids

Stop trying to make Bert and Ernie sexual

David Smyrl, <em>Sesame Street</em>
Sesame Street Actor David Smyrl Dead at 80

He also appeared on Benson and The Cosby Show

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Las Familias Venjuntas Season 1 (Spanish Language, No Subtitles)
Sesame Street, en colaboración con sus asociados y expertos, ha creado programas especiales de la familia para darle a las vidas de los niños y los ad (more…)
Nosh of the Titans
05:04 — Fursius (Cookie Monster), son of Zeus, journeys far and wide with his loyal friend Pegafish to reach the Mount Olympus Diner - but first they must get (more…)
Music Video: Elmo and Norah Jones Sing Don't Know Y.
02:33 — Norah Jones sings about the letter 'Y' with Elmo.
Genie in a Bottle
09:46 — Abby, Blogg, and Gonnigan are recycling bottles. When Abby dusts off one of her bottles, out comes Gene the Genie who sees what he's been missing and (more…)

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Tue Sep 25 11:00am
Grandparents' Day(Season 48, Episode 26) PBS

Hooper's Store throws a special party for kids and their grandparents.

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Tue Sep 25 1:00pm
Grandparents' Day(Season 48, Episode 26) PBS

Hooper's Store throws a special party for kids and their grandparents.

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Wed Sep 26 11:00am
Elmo's Nursery Rhyme(Season 48, Episode 3) PBS

Mother Goose wants to write a nursery rhyme about Elmo, but she doesn't know anything about him, so Abby tries to show her some of the things that make Elmo special.

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