Sesame Street and CNN Team Up to Help Parents Explain Racism to Kids
Sesame Street has been helping parents to educate their children, both emotionally and intellectually, for over fifty years. They’ve taken it upon themselves to help children process the complex emotions that arise in both everyday life and during times of transition, disaster, and now a revolution. As parents struggle to explain our country’s history of racism and the current events shedding light upon it, Sesame Street and CNN have teamed up to put on a Town Hall event this Saturday, June 6, at 10 am EST. The first CNN-Sesame Street Town Hall collaboration took place in April, addressing the global pandemic to help parents and their children understand COVID-19.
What will it be like?
Big Bird and CNN commentator Van Jones and CNN anchor and national correspondent Erica Hill will moderate the town hall. …