PBS KIDS, the number one educational media brand for children, offers all children the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television, online and community-based programs. For more information on specific PBS KIDS programs supporting literacy, science, math and more, visit PBS.org/pressroom, or follow PBS KIDS on Twitter and Facebook.
Head Start is the nation’s leading investment in early childhood education and provides a window of opportunity to our nation’s most vulnerable children during the key developmental years from birth through age five. Head Start and Early Head Start’s comprehensive set of education, health, and family support services have benefited 27 million at-risk children since 1965. The National Head Start Association is a non-profit organization representing more than 1 million children, 200,000 staff and 2,200 Head Start programs in the United States. www.nhsa.org
The Jim Henson Company has remained an established leader in family entertainment for over 50 years and is recognized worldwide as an innovator in puppetry, animatronics and digital animation. Best known as creators of the world famous Muppets, Henson has received over 50 Emmy Awards and nine Grammy Awards. Recent credits include the Emmy® nominated "Sid the Science Kid," and "DINOSAUR TRAIN" as well as "Wilson & Ditch: Digging America" and "Pajanimals." Features include "The Dark Crystal," "Labyrinth," "MirrorMask," and "Unstable Fables" and television productions include "Fraggle Rock" and the sci-fi cult series "Farscape."