'Sesame Street' Introduces Julia, a Muppet with Autism
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Julia's introductory Sesame Street episode, called “Meet Julia,” will air on HBO and PBS Kids in the United States on Monday, April 10. The episode will eventually air on networks around the world within the year. A “Meet Julia” view-and-do guide with activities and discussion ideas will be released simultaneously for families to do together.
“The response from the autism community to See Amazing in All Children has been extraordinary, and we are committed to continuing our efforts to promote understanding and acceptance of autism, as part of our mission of helping all children grow smarter, stronger, and kinder,” Sherrie Westin, Executive Vice President of Global Impact and Philanthropy with Sesame Workshop, said in a statement.
See some clips of Julia on Sesame Street below.
Main image: Julia will be making her television debut on Sesame Street on April 10.
Courtesy Sesame Workshop