Latest Sesame Street Stories

2010-12-21 17:17:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- When children experience the death of a loved one, it is hard to know how best to support them in their grief and loss, and the holiday season is a particularly difficult time.

2010-12-09 18:25:38

Children exposed to Jalan Sesama, an Indonesian version of the children’s television show Sesame Street, had improved educational skills and healthy development.

2010-12-03 09:32:39

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are helping children learn their ABC's and vocabulary through educational demonstrations of how they live and work in space.

2010-11-18 13:16:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout is celebrating the holiday season by welcoming everybody's favorite furry red monster, Sesame Street®'s Elmo, to The Sunny Side Up Show on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 from 9 a.m. - noon ET.

2010-09-22 15:15:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainPOP (www.brainpop.com), the award-winning creator of animated educational resources, will serve as a founding outreach partner of the National STEM Video Game Challenge.

2010-07-01 16:08:33

There are 8.3 million children who are 5 years and younger living in Tanzania.

2010-05-12 08:00:00

MIAMI, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Beaches Resorts, the family travel experts with four Luxury Included® resort locations in Turks & Caicos and Jamaica, proudly announce the addition of two major partnership extensions, bringing two programs to Beaches Resorts: the immediate introduction of Martha Stewart Crafts Studio(TM) at Beaches and the fall debut of Sesame Street's Big Bird as part of Beaches Resorts' extended partnership with Sesame Workshop.

2010-04-19 10:00:00

SHANGHAI and NEW YORK, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster and the rest of the Sesame Street gang, and BASF Kids' Lab, are taking to the stage for an interactive educational program called "Magic Map Show," which will run at the Expo 2010 Shanghai from May 1 to October 31, 2010.

2010-01-12 07:00:00

NORTH HILLS, Calif., Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.