Since its premiere in November 1969, Sesame Street has been a beloved favorite among children and adults alike for over 45 years. This book contains an enormous amount of background information on one of the most successful children’s shows in broadcasting history. It also illuminates a television model that is transferable to any adult TV series and, through its pictorial content, brings back nostalgic moments that are a joy to remember!
Dr. Lucille Burbank has worked in educational media and technology for over 35 years. During that time, she was also a consultant for the Sesame Workshop, NASA, and the New Jersey Department of Civil Service. She has taught media design and production courses at various community colleges and was a media and technology coordinator for the Eastern Pennsylvania Regional Resource Center for Special Education.
Innovative from the start, Dr. Burbank was one of the first individuals to use holography in the classroom and has written a range of articles on integrating media and technology in education. Conducting numerous workshops, she has presented at state and national conventions and conferences. Recently named VIP Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women, and now a delegate for the International Women’s Leadership Association. She resides in sunny San Diego working on current media projects.