Here’s How ‘Sesame Street’ Recruited Latino Celebrities To Advocate For The Futures Of Low-Income, Minority Children

If you’re a Latina from or living in the United States there’s no doubt that you have some memories of your days watching the longtime children’s program “Sesame Street.” For many Americans, the show has proven to be a  common ground. The show which was initially conceived as an educational intervention program directed at low-income, minority children gave kids of different colors and economic backgrounds a chance to learn numbers, the alphabet and speak rudimentary Spanish and English.

Part of the show’s effort in this execution included featuring strong female characters that didn’t fall into regular female stereotypes.

Here’s a look at 18 Latino celebs who appeared on Sesame Street to promote education.

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