Old North End, Burlington, Vermont, United States

Puppets in Education

From their use on television to their place in schools, puppets are often used to teach children. In Burlington, Vermont, Puppets in Education is using the fun aspects of puppets to help school children learn about and discuss difficult topics.

Executive Director Deb Ward Lyons explains that the nonprofit, "travels throughout the state teaching children in grades K through 8 how to keep themselves safe and healthy and to appreciate each other's differences. We do this through engaging workshops and educational programs that use life-sized puppets."

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