‘Sesame Street’ to bring on board its first autistic Muppet

Since its launch in 1969, long-running children's TV show "Sesame Street" has tackled issues such as divorce, disability, race and death alongside its role in teaching young children to read, count and learn colours

‘Sesame Street’ to bring on board its first autistic Muppet  Long-running children’s television show “Sesame Street” is welcoming a new kid to the block – a Muppet with autism called Julia. A redhead who loves to sing and remembers the words to lots of songs, Julia will debut on the show for pre-schoolers on April 10 after a five-year outreach effort to families and […]