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Rosemarie Truglio, Ph.D.

Sesame Workshop
Senior Vice President of Education and Research

Rosemarie T. Truglio is the Sr. Vice President of Education and Research at Sesame Workshop (formerly Children’s Television Workshop).  Dr. Truglio is responsible for the development of the interdisciplinary curriculum on which “Sesame Street” is based, and oversees all educational research pertaining to the development of Sesame Street content. The results of basic and applied research studies inform both the production and creative decisions for how to enhance both the entertaining and educational components of Sesame Street.  Dr. Truglio also develops and reviews the content across all Sesame Street media platforms and products. She is co-editor of “G is for growing: Thirty years of research on children and Sesame Street” (2001) published by Lawrence Earlbaum Associates. Before joining Sesame Workshop in 1997, she was an Assistant Professor of Communication and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University. Dr. Truglio received her Ph.D. in Developmental and Child Psychology from the University of Kansas, and her B.A. in Psychology from Douglass College, Rutgers University.

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