Play School is a childrens' television series first broadcast in 1980;
it is an Americanized version of identically named Australian program.
Play School honors the basic human desire to be accepted by others,
emphasizes the importance of being kind and embracing people of all
races; the program also aims to make learning fun and playful. Each
episode features two or three human hosts and a variety of animal
characters, who lead viewers in singing catchy songs, making crafts and
participating in other enjoyable activities.