THE POWER OF WE

Submitted by ub on Sun, 10/11/2020 - 16:57

We The People - The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special! Designed as a co-viewing experience for children and families, The Power of We addresses racism and models how children can stand up to it. 

The Power of We will be available on HBO Max and PBS Kids starting Thursday, October 15. Please check your local listings. Watch with your family to learn how you can become upstanders against racism. Children look to their families with love and trust to guide their understanding of their place in this great big world.

The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special features Elmo and Abby Cadabby, who are joined by 6-year-old Muppet Gabrielle and her cousin, 8-year-old Tamir. Come along with these friends as they learn how to become “upstanders” to unfair treatment based on skin or fur color.

‘Sesame Street’ streams a special called “The Power of We” to urge children who encounter racism or hear someone else be the victim of it to call it out.

Elmo and Abby Cadabby will be joined by their friends Gabrielle and Tamir, plus special guests Yara Shahidi, Christopher Jackson, Andra Day. Watch Thursday, October 15 on HBO MAX and PBS KIDS. #ComingTogether

Children look to their families with love and trust to guide their understanding of their place in this great big world. This Sesame Street special is an uplifting and joyful celebration of how each of us is unique and how we can work together to help make this world a better place for ourselves, our friends, and for everyone! 

Scroll down for easy-to-use resources to help guide conversations with your child about racism and coming together through one small word—we—in support of racial justice for all.

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