Meet Julia...

We all know that representation matters!

That is why we were all excited to meet the new member of Sesame Street, Julia. 

Julia is a fun girl who loves to play with her friends and has Autism.

Julia is a fun girl who loves to play with her friends and has Autism.

Watch "Creating Julia," by clicking on the image above. It tells the story of how Sesame Street created a character with autism, consulting more than 250 people in the autism community, including the University of Washington's own Dr. Wendy Stone.