- This is a golden age of choice for preschool TV that helps kids from social-emotional learning to STEM subjects
- These shows, like Sesame Street, are blurring the line between entertainment and education
When kids' TV shows bill themselves as educational, lots of parents take their word for it. But how many of these shows are backed by childhood-development principles, quality research, and an understanding of how kids learn best from media? Actually, quite a few. From social-emotional learning to STEM subjects, this is a golden age of choice for preschool TV. Behind the scenes, many kids' shows are providing richer screen-time experiences by the pros who know how best to reach kids.