SVP, Curriculum & Content
Rosemarie T. Truglio, SVP of Curriculum and Content at Sesame Workshop, is responsible for the development of Sesame Street’s curriculum and oversees content development across platforms. She also oversees the curriculum development for all new show production, including Esme & Roy, Helpsters, and Ghostwriter. Previously, she managed an interdisciplinary global content team responsible for all global co-productions. From 1997 to 2013, she oversaw all educational research pertaining to program development. Before joining Sesame Workshop in 1997, she was an Assistant Professor of Communication and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. Dr. Truglio has written numerous articles and presented her work at national and international conferences. Her current book is Ready for School! A Parent’s Guide to Playful Learning for Children Ages 2 to 5. Additionally, she is co-editor of “G is for Growing: Thirty Years of Research on Children and Sesame Street”. Dr. Truglio has appeared on numerous network, cable, and radio programs and has been interviewed by reporters from a variety of national and international news agencies. Dr. Truglio received a Ph.D. in Developmental and Child Psychology from the University of Kansas, and a B.A in Psychology from Douglass College, Rutgers University. She received distinguished alumni awards from Douglass College (2005), University of Kansas (2013), Rutgers University (2014), and the University of Kansas Women’s Hall of Fame (2015).