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When America learned that screens could teach

May 13, 2020
Fifty years ago, an experimental television program called "Sesame Street" hit the airwaves and changed America.
In the late 1960s and 70s, experimental television programs including Sesame Street, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood and Schoolhouse Rock proved that television could educate.
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