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Understanding the Role of mHealth and Other Media Interventions for Behavior Change to Enhance Child Survival and Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: An Evidence Review
September 18, 2014

Understanding the Role of mHealth and Other Media Interventions for Behavior ...

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"Health professionals, governments, and researchers have implemented a number of interventions to address the health of children in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), often focusing on improving the coverage and quality of interventions of ...

June 5, 2014

Effects of Sesame Street: A meta-analysis of children's learning in 15 countries

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Mares, M.L., & Pan, Z. (2013). Effects of Sesame Street: A meta-analysis of children's learning in 15 countries. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 34, 140-151.

Talk, Listen, Connect: Changes - Supporting Military Families with Young Children
January 7, 2014

Talk, Listen, Connect: Changes - Supporting Military Families with Young ...

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"With its easy to understand format and overall appeal, the kit materials engaged families in its use and provided the foundation for discussion."

Talk, Listen, Connect: Deployments, Homecomings, Changes - Supporting Military Families with Young Children
January 6, 2014

Talk, Listen, Connect: Deployments, Homecomings, Changes - Supporting ...

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This is an evaluation of Talk, Listen, Connect: Deployments, Homecomings, Changes (TLC II), a multimedia kit designed for young children in the United States (US) whose parents have deployed (for military duty) multiple times. Developed by Sesame ...

Impact Data - Baghch-e-Simsim
January 6, 2014

Impact Data - Baghch-e-Simsim

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An Impact Assessment of Baghch-e-Simsim: A Report on Findings from a Pilot Experimental Study
January 3, 2014

An Impact Assessment of Baghch-e-Simsim: A Report on Findings from a Pilot ...

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"It is heartening that an educational television series such as Baghch-e-Simsim has the potential to contribute to early childhood education in Afghanistan. In a context of economic and political challenges, such a mass media intervention carries ...

An Impact Assessment of an Educational Pilot Project with Sisimpur and the Bangladesh Ministry of Primary and Mass Education (MOPME)
January 3, 2014

An Impact Assessment of an Educational Pilot Project with Sisimpur and the ...

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This is an evaluation of Sisimpur, an adaptation co-production of Sesame Street, the educational television series broadcast in the United States (US), localised by Bangladeshi producers to meet the needs of children in Bangladesh. (Please see ...

Evidence Synthesis Packet - Evidence Review Team 6: Science, Technology, and Innovation
May 31, 2013

Evidence Synthesis Packet - Evidence Review Team 6: Science, Technology, and ...

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"Implementers and policy-makers alike have recently explored the extent to which they can leverage science, technology, and innovation (STI) - with a focus on mHealth, health technologies, health literacy, and trans and social media - to improve ...

The Effect of Sesame Street around the World: A Meta-Analysis from 15 Countries
April 15, 2013

The Effect of Sesame Street around the World: A Meta-Analysis from 15 Countries

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"...Sesame Street is an enduring example of a scalable and effective early childhood educational intervention. The significant, positive effects on cognitive, learning, and socio-emotional outcomes observed in the current meta-analysis represent ...

Targeting Preschool Children to Promote Cardiovascular Health: Cluster Randomized Trial
January 8, 2013

Targeting Preschool Children to Promote Cardiovascular Health: Cluster ...

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"School programs can be effective in modifying knowledge, attitudes, and habits relevant to long-term risk of chronic diseases associated with sedentary lifestyles."

Report: The Impact of Jalan Sesama on the Educational and Healthy Development of Indonesian Preschool Children: An Experimental Study
January 7, 2013

Report: The Impact of Jalan Sesama on the Educational and Healthy ...

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"This study offers solid findings that exposure to a four-month Jalan Sesama intervention can benefit Indonesian preschool aged children....[This work shows that differential levels of exposure to the Jalan Sesama project affects and improves a ...

Big Bird Looks at the World Season I Evaluation Report
September 21, 2012

Big Bird Looks at the World Season I Evaluation Report

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Big Bird Looks at the World (BBLW), the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street, launched in December 2010. Focusing on the theme of science and discovery, the 52 episode, 11-minute television series aims to use science as a vehicle to promote ...

Jalan Sesama's Educational Impact: Evidence from an Experimental Study of a Sesame Street   Outreach Project in Indonesia
September 21, 2012

Jalan Sesama's Educational Impact: Evidence from an Experimental Study of a ...

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Jalan Sesama is the Indonesian version of Sesame Street. Produced in partnership with Jakarta-based Creative Indigo Productions, it debuted on Indonesian television in mid-February 2008. Jalan Sesama means "street for all" in Indonesian, and is ...

Evaluation of the Galli Galli Sim Sim Mobile Community Viewing on Children's and Parents' Health Outcomes
June 28, 2012

Evaluation of the Galli Galli Sim Sim Mobile Community Viewing on Children's ...

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In February 2010, Sesame Workshop in India launched a healthy habits campaign as part of Galli Galli Sim Sim (GGSS). The campaign included a press launch and three components: on-air (13 weeks of GGSS), online (a dedicated health page on the GGSS ...

Report: The Impact of Jalan Sesama on the Educational and Healthy Development of Indonesian Preschool Children: An Experimental Study
May 23, 2012

Report: The Impact of Jalan Sesama on the Educational and Healthy ...

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"This study offers solid findings that exposure to a four-month Jalan Sesama intervention can benefit Indonesian preschool aged children....This work shows that differential levels of exposure to the Jalan Sesama project affects and improves a ...

An Evaluation of the Educational Impact of the Sisimpur Community Outreach Project
March 21, 2011

An Evaluation of the Educational Impact of the Sisimpur Community Outreach ...

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This report examines Sisimpur, an educational television programme designed for Bangladeshi children between the ages of 3 and 7 years old. Designed by Sesame Workshop, the programme is supported by the Government of Bangladesh and the United ...

July 19, 2010

The Role of Kilimani Sesame in the Healthy Development of Tanzanian ...

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This article, available for purchase only, describes research on Kilimani Sesame, a media intervention that employs print, radio, and television, as well as mediation and activities by adult teachers, to entertain and educate preschool children ...

Caregiver Behavior Change for Child Survival and Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: An Examination of the Evidence
September 17, 2014

Caregiver Behavior Change for Child Survival and Development in Low- and ...

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"While evidence-based behavior change interventions targeting caregivers are necessary, adopting prevention programs piecemeal is not sufficient to achieve the goals of the Child Survival Call to Action. There are multiple social ecological ...

September 30, 2009

Impact Data - Sisimpur Community Outreach Project

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Sisimpur is an educational television programme designed for Bangladeshi children between the ages of 3 and 7 years old. Designed by Sesame Workshop, the programme is supported by the Government of Bangladesh and the United States Agency for ...

Educational Impact of Sisimpur: The Results of an Experimental Study of Children's Learning
March 21, 2011

Educational Impact of Sisimpur: The Results of an Experimental Study of ...

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This 6-page document provides a summary of a study carried out to examine the educational impact of Sisimpur, the Bangladeshi co-production of Sesame Street, on the skills and knowledge of preschool-aged children (4 to 6 years of age). Sisimpur ...

August 29, 2007

"As Though There is Peace": Opinions of Jewish-Israeli Children About ...

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In this 24-page article, Yael Warshel discusses the reception of a peace communication intervention designed to promote pro-social intergroup relations among young children during a period of politica

May 5, 2006

Proyecto Plaza Sésamo como Apoyo al Programa de Educación Inicial: Summary ...

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This 6-page document provides an English-language summary of the Spanish-language research study "Proyecto Plaza Sésamo como apoyo al Programa de Educación Inicial (Plaza Sésamo Project as support to

May 5, 2006

Research about the Reception of Rruga Sesam and Ulica Sezam in Kosovo

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"Sesame Kosovo provides an important non-formal mechanism to help children age 3-7 gain basic cognitive and social skills. The series also fosters the development of socio-emotional attitudes and s

March 17, 2006

Sisimpur - Bangladesh

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November 8, 2005

Impact Assessment of a New Programming Component on HIV and AIDS

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This 71-page study was commissioned by the Takalani Sesame Project, comprising the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Ltd, the Department of Education (South Africa), and the Sesame

October 27, 2005

Impact Data - Alam Simsim Outreach Program

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Alam Simsim is a multiple episode, half-hour television series developed by Egyptian educators, child development experts, scriptwriters, and film makers.

October 26, 2005

A place of our own (Los niños en su casa) - Estados Unidos

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Proyecto compuesto por una serie de televisión diaria, un sitio en la red y un programa educativo dedicado a las necesidades de las personas que cuidan niños. El objetivo es ofrecerles recursos que le

October 21, 2005

Takalani Sesame - Sudáfrica

5

October 17, 2005

Impact Assessment of 'Takalani Sesame' Season II Programme

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This 168-page report was prepared for the Takalani Sesame Project, a multimedia and multi-lingual educational programme that includes a television series, a series of radio programmes, and an outreach programme that features a print component. ...

June 25, 2002

Plaza Sésamo - México

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Plaza Sésamo es una serie de televisión en español para niños en edad preescolar, que se emitió por primera vez en México y América Latina en 1972. La serie presenta un vecindario pintoresco, la Plaza

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