Brief History

Romero, Frances
November 2009
Time;11/16/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 19, p19
The article discusses the history of children's television (TV). The author notes that the show "Howdy Doody" was the most popular TV show of its time but that it wasn't until the show "Sesame Street" began that children's television evolved into educational programming. According to the article "Sesame Street" was considered groundbreaking in that it was the first show to depict an inclusive, racially diverse neighborhood. INSET: SAY, KIDS, WHAT TIME IS IT?.


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