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2011-10-18 15:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- What if you could learn the ABCs and 123s with Grover? What if you could explore the wonders of nature as a bear? What if you could experience a beloved children's book from within the story? Working closely with trusted children's brands such as Sesame Street, produced by Sesame Workshop, and National Geographic, featuring TV programming from Nat Geo WILD, and leading academics and learning research institutions, Xbox 360 today reveals how its...

2011-09-26 08:44:00

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout will premiere the Pajanimals, a new, full-length series co-produced by Sprout, the Jim Henson Company, and Northern Ireland's Sixteen South Television, on Monday, October 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET. Airing exclusively on Sprout in the U.S., Pajanimals was designed to help parents and caregivers with a bedtime routine for their preschoolers. Through their imaginary journeys, the Pajanimals model the skills...

2011-09-20 16:48:00

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you ready to rock? It's show time as Hasbro Inc.'s (NASDAQ: HAS) iconic PLAYSKOOL brand introduces the LET'S ROCK! ELMO interactive plush, the most innovative Elmo toy yet. Joined by music industry veteran and Grammy Award-winning producer Randy Jackson, LET'S ROCK! ELMO made his official debut at a private event yesterday at the Empire Hotel in New York, NY. Known for his ability to guide the next generation of music superstars into...

2011-09-07 08:00:00

LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stride Rite Children's Group, a leading provider of premium children's footwear, introduces the Sesame Street® by Stride Rite® collection. Inspired by Elmo, Oscar, Abby Cadabby and their friends, the collection features tactile hair, arms that hug the foot and a detailed design that truly looks like the character itself that kids and moms are sure to love! (Logo:...

2011-08-15 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ann Curry, co-anchor of NBC News' TODAY, America's number one morning news program; Brian Williams, anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, America's leading evening newscast; and everyone's favorite feathered friend, Big Bird, star in 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout's first PSA created for "Kindness Counts," the network's new multiplatform, prosocial initiative designed to support the development of empathy in preschoolers....

2011-08-02 00:00:04

Family owned & operated, Kolcraft continues its 65th celebration with the Summer of Sesame Street Sweepstakes. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Family-owned and operated baby product manufacturer Kolcraft Enterprises, Inc. has been celebrating its 65th Anniversary this year with several months of promotional contests and sweepstakes featuring all of its key brands. From July 17"“ August 27, 2011, Kolcraft will sponsor the "Summer of Sesame Street" Sweepstakes to celebrate its...

2011-06-16 15:52:00

SEATTLE, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This week CINE announced the winners of the highly regarded Golden Eagle Award, which included three music videos from Seattle nonprofit Committee for Children's newly released Second Step program. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/committee-for-children-earns-prestigious-film-award-124025714.html The music videos, titled "Walk, Walk, Walk," "Calm Down," and "Step Up,"...

2011-04-26 11:29:00

MEDFORD, Mass., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Verizon Foundation and Sesame Workshop's Emmy Award-winning series, "The Electric Company," announced on Tuesday (April 26) a partnership to bring the dynamic, kid-friendly educational resources from "The Electric Company" to the public through Thinkfinity.org. Thinkfinity.org is an educational website, funded by the Verizon Foundation, that provides thousands of free educational resources to teachers, parents and students to use in and...

2011-04-21 09:05:00

MEDFORD, Mass., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Sullivan ("Shock") and Dominic Colon ("Manny Spamboni") of Sesame Workshop's "The Electric Company" will be at McGlynn Elementary School on April 26 at 10:30 a.m. to entertain second-grade students and demonstrate the dynamic, interactive and free online educational resources available through Thinkfinity.org. The resources will be made available through a partnership between the Verizon Foundation and "The Electric Company." The...

2011-04-13 09:30:00

NEWARK, N.J., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The slow economic recovery has reinforced the importance for all families to live within their means and The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) and the PNC Foundation have responded with a $12 million initiative focused on preschoolers, their parents, caregivers and teachers for an early start to smart money management. The investment in financial education was introduced today in Newark where representatives of PNC announced $7...