Lessons from the Street 50 Years and Counting

Sesame Street was created to answer a simple question: could television be used to level the playing field and help prepare less advantaged children for school? Fifty years and over 150 countries later, Sesame continues to live up to its nonprofit mission to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger and kinder. How has Sesame remained timeless, and which takeaways are most compelling for today’s education entrepreneurs? Sesame Workshop’s President and COO Steve Youngwood with EdSurge’s CEO Betsy Corcoran will examine key ‘lessons from the Street’ as well as what’s in store for the next 50 years… and counting

.Moderator: Betsy Corcoran, Edsurge  

Panelists/Participants: Steve Youngwood, Chief Knowledge, Sesame Workshop