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Sesame Street and the reform of children's television

Sesame Street" aimed to demonstrate how television could help all preschoolers, including low-income urban children, prepare for first grade. Explores the origins and inner workings of Children's Television Workshop (CTW), how the workshop in New York scripted and designed "Sesame Street", and why the show became both a model for network television as well as a thorn in its side
Print Book, English, ©2006
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, ©2006