Global Grover … and Oscar and Elmo, Too

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Sesame Street, a mainstay of American children’s television, has gone global–in a big way. The show is now in 130 countries, including South Africa (Takalani Sesame), China (Zhima Jie), Bangladesh (Sisimpur), and Mexico (Plaza Sésamo).

As a recent CNN report says, “Sesame Street may have different settings, but it has a universal message.” Watch the report, and learn more about a new documentary, The World According to Sesame Street.

Sesame Workshop

Sesame Workshop is a member of the My Wonderful World coalition and has loads of great games and activities–many with a global focus–for kids.

Here are a few of our favorites:

What do you think about Sesame Street‘s global focus? Tell us!

2 thoughts on “Global Grover … and Oscar and Elmo, Too

  1. I LOVE Sesame Street. I grew up watching up and so are my children. I think it’s great that the show is now in so many countries. I love the Global Grover segments, too.

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