Continued Broadcast of “Square One” TV in 1993-1994

November 1st, 1993 - April 30th, 1996 | PROJECT

CTW is approaching completion of the fifth and final season of new show production for Square One TV -- a daily PBS television series designed to promote interest in and enthusiasm for mathematics among eight- to twelve-year-olds, with special attention given to girls and minority children. Research has shown that Square One TV is educationally effective, and the series has received numerous awards, from both the educational and broadcasting communities.

Project Website(s)

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Team Members

Franklin Getchell, Principal Investigator, Sesame Workshop


Funding Source: NSF
Funding Program: ISE/AISL
Award Number: 9254613
Funding Amount: 257379


Access and Inclusion: Women and Girls
Audience: Elementary School Children (6-10) | Middle School Children (11-13)
Discipline: Mathematics
Resource Type: Project Descriptions
Environment Type: Broadcast Media | Media and Technology