Empowering Imagination with Sesame Street Preschool
Bengaluru, March, 2017: The friendly, furry characters of Sesame Street and its Indian adaptation, Galli Galli Sim Sim are popular faces amongst both parents and kids. This landmark television programme that was established in 1969 in the United States of America, bridges many cultural and educational gaps for millions of kids around the world with a fun programme.
This expertise is now being brought to the Indian preschool space throughSesame Street Preschool with the mission to “help kids grow smarter, strongerand kinder”. More than 40 centres in 23 cities already benefit from SesameStreet’s unique preschool and afterschool programmes based on more than fourdecades of research in holistic learning. Looking at the growth of Bengaluruover years and the growing demand for high-quality early childhood education,Sesame Street Preschool has robust plans of expanding its network to the city.Sesame Street Preschool currently has 8 centres in Bengaluru and soonwill be launching its 9th centre in city at 555/3, RamaiahReddy Colony, Sector A, Basavanagar, Bengaluru. The centre will be launched onSunday, 26th March 2017 and will have exciting activitiesplanned for children like tattoo making, sandwich making, weaving, balloonfinger-painting, storytelling, parachute making and unique art and craftactivities. The kids will also get a chance to meet their beloved muppet onSunday. We welcome all kids and parents to come and experience the unique andfun world of education at Sesame Street Preschool, Basavanagar.
“Ourpreschools are built and designed in such a way that they help in the holisticdevelopment of the kid,” says Mona Singh, VicePresident, Sesame Schoolhouse. “A well-designed activity room whichsupports the curriculum and activity-based learning has been set up toencourage kids’ hands-on learning. Children often use non–verbal medium toexpress and share their observations and learning from the immediate surroundings.The outdoors of Sesame Street Preschool has been designed to enhance kids’ finemotor skills with elements like stepping stone, sand pit, target wall, fingermaze, locomotion.”
SesameStreet Preschool is spread across India, including cities like Ahmedabad,Anantapur, Aurangabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Surat, Gandhidham, Gurugram,Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Meerut, Mumbai, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune,Secunderabad and Udaipur. The school offers preschool programmes for 1 to 6year olds including Beginners (Parent-Toddler Programme), Playgroup, Nursery,Prep I and Prep II programmes. Furthermore, the preschools provide a set ofafter-school programmes inculcating critical thinking, communication andcollaboration skills. Few centres also provide extended day care facilitieswhich help in the kid’s social and emotional growth in a fun-filled andsupervised environment.
SesameStreet Preschool has been awarded for its unique approach to preschooleducation having received the following awards: Most Influential Brand inEducation Award by Asia One, Best Preschool in Delhi/NCR by Worldwide Achieversand Best Franchise of the Year Award by Franchise India.
Through TVshows like Galli Galli Sim Sim and Chamki ki Duniya,along with digital presence through www.galligallisimsim.com , www.sesamestreetindia.org , www.sesameschoolhouse.in andthe Sesame Play App, Sesame Street Preschool aims to provide kids with aholistic educational experience anytime, anywhere.