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Curious George and the Man in the Yellow Hat reading

The results are official, and the findings couldn’t be better—Curious George helps teach math and science concepts to preschoolers!

A study by the Concord Evaluation Group found that "watching CURIOUS GEORGE episodes resulted in a knowledge boost for the children in the Television Group."

  • The CURIOUS GEORGE TV tie-in books and television episodes had a positive impact on young children's knowledge of the science and math concepts covered.

  • CURIOUS GEORGE enabled parents to become more comfortable helping their children learn science and math concepts and more motivated to do so.

  • Families unanimously enjoyed watching and reading CURIOUS GEORGE and would recommend television episodes or TV tie-in books to other families

The research study and results are posted here: http://pbskids.org/curiousgeorge/research

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