The government teamed up with Christian cartoon franchise 'VeggieTales' to teach children about this year's census

Posted On: Jul 11, 2020   |   Posted By: Business Insider

The government teamed up with Christian cartoon franchise 'VeggieTales' to teach children about this year's census

The US Census Bureau has been teaming up with popular children brands to teach kids about this year's tally.
One of the Census Bureau's recent videos included characters from " VeggieTales," a popular cartoon that features biblical lessons and stories.
The agency has partnered with various faith groups in the past to teach people about the importance of the census.
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The Census Bureau has partnered with the Christian cartoon franchise "VeggieTales" to teach kids about this year's census, the latest in its ongoing drive to get people to fill out the tally.
The government agency shared a brief video called "VeggieTales: Everyone Counts!" in May on its YouTube page and video archive on its website. It was promoted last month in a Statistics in Schools email, a resource for teachers and parents to educate children about the numbers the agency collects.
The clip features Larry the Cucumber, Bob the Tomato, Madame Blueberry, and Junior Asparagus, among other...

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