It's truly an honor for us to see Sesame Workshop
believe in our mission and support our important movement to bring physical play into children's digital sandbox.
As part of the partnership, IICF is providing a three-year grant to Sesame Workshop
, totaling $750,000, for the development and implementation of Every Day is a Reading and Writing Day.
Jeanette Betancourt, Senior Vice President for Community and Family Engagement at Sesame Workshop
The project 'Play 'n' Learn' combines Qualcomm mobile technology and digital content from Sesame Workshop
India's Gali Gali Sim Sim to make learning a better experience through Android educational mobile games despite the students' socio-economic backgrounds.
, a non-profit organization behind Sesame Street -- the long running television series known for its educational content for children -- and the Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States (ABEGS) renewed their partnership to work on the Arabic version of the series "Iftah Ya Simsim.
As with the original Iftah, the educational framework guides the great creative work that Sesame Workshop
and the Bidaya team are now developing.
If there is one organization that has always gotten it right when it comes to matters of diversity, acceptance and inclusion, it is Sesame Workshop
IICF and Sesame Workshop
are hoping to bridge that gap.
In 2007, Gary Knell, then president of Sesame Workshop
, hoped to put the issue to rest with the following comment: "They are not gay, they are not straight, they are puppets," he wrote.
Hikayat Simsim, the co-production between Jordan Pioneers and Sesame Workshop
, is a national multimedia initiative that delivers educational messages to young children from ages 4-8 throughout Jordan and isfunded by the United States Agency for International Development and supported by a private partnership with Bank of Jordan
was represented by Barry Gosin, CEO, Moshe Sukenik, executive vice president and principal, and Robin Fisher, director, of Newmark Knight Frank.
The DVD release also includes three live action films created by Sesame Workshop
and filmmaker Linda Costigan, who traveled to Haiti following the earthquake.