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Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Daniel Visits A New Neighborhood Special Honored by Common Sense Media!

Daniel Tiger, his mom, and an attendant standing next to a train

We have some grr-ific news about Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!

Today we are extremely excited to share that Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Daniel Visits A New Neighborhood, has been chosen as a Common Sense Selection for Families by Common Sense Media!

At 9 Story, we are super passionate about creating content that is beneficial for kids. So, we’re thrilled to see Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood recognized by Common Sense Media, an organization that is doing great work in children’s media. A huge congratulations to our tigertastic partners at Fred Rogers Productions and our amazing Daniel Tiger crew.

Common Sense Media is a nonprofit organization that helps kids and families navigate modern media and make informed choices. From TV shows to podcasts to apps, Common Sense Media reviews all kinds of content and shares detailed findings that break down how kid-friendly it is. Their reviews work to clearly outline everything you’d need to know about a piece of content, including its plot, messaging, diverse representations, and tips for talking to your kids about the content.

Our new Daniel Tiger special being honored as a Common Sense Selection for Families is a sign to parents and educators that Daniel Visits a New Neighborhood is a safe piece of content, and perfect to share with young ones. Here’s what Common Sense Media had to say about our latest special:

“Interactive, educational, and relatable, this special episode of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood doesn’t disappoint. Daniel Tiger: Daniel Visits a New Neighborhood helps young viewers see that they are capable of managing their emotions in life’s big moments – like the first time on a train or meeting a new friend. It shows that there’s a lot of commonality even among stark differences. Let’s not forget about language and logic skills. There’s so much to learn! Parents will appreciate the storyline and educational content, while young viewers will be glad to learn along with the beloved Daniel Tiger.”

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Daniel Visits a New Neighborhood follows Daniel Tiger as he goes on his first trip outside of his own neighborhood to visit his pen pal Juan Carlos. Viewers will watch as Daniel navigates the exciting and sometimes overwhelming feelings that come up when we visit somewhere new, getting used to new people, places, and things.

Again, congratulations to the entire Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood team on this amazing accreditation!

If you want to read the full Common Sense Media review of this special, be sure to check it out on Common Sense Media. And if you’d like to watch Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Daniel Visits A New Neighborhood, be sure to tune in on PBS KIDS (check your local listing in the United States)! The special is also now streaming for free online at or on the PBS KIDS Video App.