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The Parent Show | Meet the Woman Behind PBS KIDS Programs! | PBS

posted on September 13, 2011

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Do you ever wonder who's responsible for getting those awesome PBS KIDS programs on air? Meet Linda Simensky, VP of Children's Programming at PBS KIDS. She's also a mom and a musician! Linda has a lot to say about kids' television, including what to look for in a show and how strong characters can help kids learn.


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