This article reports that McGraw-Hill Education has forged an arrangement with the creator of Sesame Street to deliver social-emotional learning and literacy content to pre-kindergarten and elementary school students....The new curriculum infused with Sesame videos and characters will be available only to families in districts that have purchased McGraw-Hill Education’s Wonders program, the latter company said.Source:
Sean Cavanaugh, Ed Week Market Brief, July 20, 2018Description:
"The content will come to students and families in a variety of forms, in both English and Spanish. The organizations will deliver videos and lessons featuring familiar Sesame Street characters such as Big Bird, Elmo, and Cookie Monster, with content designed to connect literacy skills and social-emotional learning. There will be weekly newsletters for parents designed to help them forge at-home activities around the content, and teacher resources to help educators connect social-emotional learning to situations drawn from daily life."Read the full article here!