Captain Kangaroo is an American children's television series that aired weekday mornings for nearly 30 years, from October 3, 1955, until December 8, 1984, making it one of the longest-running and most iconic nationally broadcast children's television program.
The New Captain Kangaroo is the “World's most innovative man” between the age of 25 and 35, he is a combination of Tony Stark, Elon Musk and Mike Rowe. The Captain is funny, daring and never afraid to fail. Kids need to know it's ok to fail, learning through failure and trying again to achieve success.
The Captain is knowledgeable in every field to give advanced general knowledge, while probing guests for industry specific knowledge.Using his Imagination House and Mobile Lab Bus, the Captain takes parents and children alike on a tour through the imagineering process, “imagine, explore, pursue, accomplish and share”. Bringing along key guests to share their knowledge and experience in their fields.
WHAT IS STEM?
Over the past decade, you’ve probably heard the term “STEM” in conversations about education. In short, it stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Taken together, these subjects are the foundations of fields from healthcare to computer programming and are a vital component of modern education. However, integrating these studies gives children skills useful in any subject, including critical thinking, inquiry, problem solving and creativity.