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60 Minutes Features A Muppet With Autism Who Made Her Debut On Sesame Street

Did you watch this segment? On CBS 60 Minutes on March 19, 2017, they featured Julia, a Muppet with autism on her debut episode on Sesame Street. Christine Ferraro, a writer at Sesame Street for 25 years told 60 Minutes, [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sesame Street Releases New Video of Julia; a Muppet with Autism

Way to go Sesame Street! If you haven't heard yet they were just nominated for a Daytime Emmy for their Autism initiative! This video below which was released on March 30, 2015, featuring Julia, a muppet with autism, was voiced [...]

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‘Sesame Street’ Surprises Girl with Autism on her Sweet 16!

Tori Medlyn who is mainly non-verbal and has autism is a big fan of Sesame Street! Medlyn’s mom with this in mind and knowing her daughter’s Sweet 16 was coming up reached out to PBS to see if they could [...]

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On Sesame Street’s Birthday We Thank Them for Julia; a Muppet with Autism!

On November 10, 2015, Sesame Street turns 46-years-old. During their historic run on television no moment may be bigger for our community than the announcement of Julia, their first-ever character who happens to be on the autism spectrum! Julia has since [...]

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Sesame Street Announces Their First-Ever Muppet with Autism!

As reported on People.com, Sesame Street Workshop’s Sesame Street and Autism: Seeing Amazing in All Children initiative just announced their new muppet character named Julia who also happens to be on the autism spectrum! As an avid watcher of Sesame [...]

By |October 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sesame Street Announces Their First-Ever Muppet with Autism!