Sesame Street Day is celebrated on November 10 of every year. The day was created to honor Sesame Street ( a long-running American children’s television series). The series is produced by the Sesame Workshop and set up by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The series is a program for its educational content, and images communicated through the use of Jim Henson’s Muppets, short films, animation, humor, and cultural references. It is a perfect day to honor this maverick television Program.
“Sesame Street was a pioneering educational T.V. show, intended to help underprivileged children. But even those of us middle-class kids spoilt for pedagogical choice couldn’t get enough of it.” Sarah Churchwell
History of Sesame Street Day
It was created in 2009 to honor the 40th anniversary of its original broadcast. Even though it was created in New York, now it is commemorated by millions of people from around the world. The number of followers for this celebration day continues to grow each year. Throughout the history of Sesame Street, several significant changes have been made. The series contains a mixture of commercial television production elements and techniques which have been developed to indicate the changes in American culture and the audience’s viewing habits. The series is the first program where the educational effects were studied.
Other Celebrations on November 10
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How to Celebrate the Day
The best way to celebrate the day is by watching the old episodes of the Sesame Street series and encouraging your kids, friends, and even family members to watch the old episodes of this popular series. You can also visit your local toy store and buy a new muppet. Share your thoughts on social media about the day by using the hashtag #SesameStreetDay.
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