Hi, it’s me, Angela Santomero!

I’m a mom, creator of hit preschool tv shows, and an author. My mission is to empower kids and parents and help build their self esteem.

Creator of

Logos from Angela Santomero's shows: Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, Blue's Clues, Super Why!, Creative Galaxy and Wishenpoof


Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

I’m passionate about putting “little nods of love” in the series throughout every episode.  These are little reminders of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” and Fred Rogers, himself.  You can see our “love” when we use Fred’s music.

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Radical Kindness

“Fantastic reading! Angela’s work extends the impact of gratitude and the science of positive psychology.” – John Sharp, MD, professor of psychiatry at Harvard & UCLA

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Blue’s Clues Reboot

I haver never been more excited to work on a project than Blue’s Clues & You, the reboot of my first creation, Blue’s Clues. I can’t wait to share!

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Preschool Clues

“Angela Santomero reveals the elements that make her shows both entertaining and educational, and clues parents to do the same in their everyday moments with young children.” – Joanna Faber & Julie King, How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen

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Let’s get to know each other

Along with being a mom, I’m the creator of many of your preschoolers favorite television shows

I have a masters in Child Developmental Psychology, and I’ve been applying everything I know to making media that helps kids learn, develop and grow. And that parents can trust.

Check out my blog for tips on nurturing the best in kids. I also love to share what I know in guest appearances on shows and podcasts, and I give talks on child development and how media affects children.

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“Angela is carrying on Fred’s legacy with her work in children’s media—a modern-day Fred Rogers.”


Wife to the late Mister Rogers

My New Book!

Radical Kindness

The Life-Changing Power of Giving and Receiving

Written by Angela Santomero, Foreword by Deepak Chopra

Radical Kindness is the most powerful thing that you can do for anyone… It costs you nothing & your spiritual reward is everything.

- Ludacris

Media Tips for Parents

Articles, videos and more to help you do your best at the hardest job there is.