Press Releases

December 20, 2017

Sesame Workshop & International Rescue Committee Awarded $100 Million for Early Childhood Education of Syrian Refugees

December 18, 2017

Sesame Workshop and CollegePre Continue Collaboration on Sesame Street English in Greater China

December 15, 2017

Sesame Workshop Promotes Shadrach Kisten to Chief Technology Officer

December 11, 2017

“Sesame Street in Kumamoto” Financial Empowerment Film and Panel Debut at TEDxKumamoto

December 8, 2017

Iftah Ya Simsim Partners with YouTube’s Creators for Change to Amplify Voices of Tolerance and Empathy

November 29, 2017

CCTV Children’s Channel and Sesame Workshop Continue Long Tradition of Collaboration on New Content for China

November 20, 2017

Ben Lehmann Named Executive Producer of Sesame Street

November 13, 2017

Sesame Workshop Names Mattel its New Master Toy Licensee for Latin America

October 17, 2017

Sesame Street, World Vision Partnership Expands to 11 Countries, Now Reaching Syrian Refugee Children with Lifesaving Health and Hygiene Lessons

October 10, 2017

Sesame Street Debuts 48th Season on HBO November 11th, 2017 with Primetime Special and New Cookie Monster Food Segment

October 6, 2017

Sesame Workshop Launches Groundbreaking Initiative to Help Children Cope with Traumatic Experiences

September 19, 2017

P&G and Sesame Workshop Partner to Promote Gender Equality

September 19, 2017

Sesame Workshop and The International Rescue Committee Named as Finalist in Global Competition for $100 Million Grant

September 11, 2017

Sesame Street Holiday Special Wins Primetime Emmy

September 11, 2017

Sesame Workshop Names Ed Wells Head of International Media and Education

August 30, 2017

Sesame Street Ebooks Now Available from ODILO

August 16, 2017

Sesame Workshop Spreads Kindness with Elmo’s #ShareTheLaughter Challenge, Launching on National Tell-a-Joke Day

July 20, 2017

Sesame Workshop Awards Development Deals to Two Sesame Street Writers’ Room Fellows

July 17, 2017

Chrysler Brand Announces Sponsorship and Support of Sesame Street

June 29, 2017

Sesame Workshop Debuts New Afghan Muppet, a 4-year-old Boy Named Zeerak, on Co-Production Baghch-e-Simsim

June 6, 2017

IBM Watson and Sesame Workshop Introduce Intelligent Play and Learning Platform on IBM Cloud

June 1, 2017

Sesame Workshop’s 15th Annual Benefit Celebrates Kindness with Honors for the International Rescue Committee and Hasbro

May 26, 2017

Takalani Sesame and the LEGO Foundation Team Up to Celebrate World Play Day and Promote Children’s Learning Through Play

May 18, 2017

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop Announce Expanded Partnership to Include New Sesame Place Theme Park

May 10, 2017

Sesame Workshop to Pilot New Initiative in Kansas City, MO to Raise Smarter, Stronger, Kinder Kids