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Children and television: lessons from Sesame Street

by Gerald S. Lesser

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sesame Street

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [263]-278.

    Statementby Gerald S. Lesser. Foreword by Joan Ganz Cooney. Introd. by Lloyd Morrisett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1992.77.S43 L4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 290 p.
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5426053M
    ISBN 100394481003
    LC Control Number73020554

    Sesame Street began in as a simple yet revolutionary idea to use television to help kids learn. More than four decades later, Sesame Street is the longest street in the world, stretching across + countries and all kinds of media, from books to radio to mobile devices.   if you read enough Sesame Street books you’ll discover that Oscar does not have a monopoly on grouchiness and anger. In literary as well as television form, Sesame Street has seldom shied away from having its lovable kiddie icons behave like selfish, jealous assholes for the sake of teaching children valuable life lessons.

    In Children and Television: Lessons from Sesame Street, Gerald S. Lesser refers to the original Sesame Street artists' contributions as "different forms of creative genius." The show's educational focus has evolved a great deal over the years; while the earlier episodes stress reading and math skills, the later ones deal more with emotional and.   About Sesame Street: Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit media and educational organization behind Sesame Street, the pioneering television show that has been reaching and teaching children since Today, Sesame Workshop is an innovative force for change, with a mission to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder.

    Janu This is why top entrepreneurs and professionals recommend Children and Television: Lessons from Sesame Street.   For 50 years now, "Sesame Street" has been televising lessons designed for young children on everything from letters and numbers, healthy eating, and diversity and inclusion.


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Particular attention is focused on the concept of using a team of educational advisors, professional researchers, and television production specialists to blend the technology of television and the art of entertainment with specific pedagogical.

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