Sesame Street & the Neighborhood

Sesame Street was created by people who believed in the power of media and advertising to give kids an educational foundation before starting first grade. Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood used the new medium to nurture children's emotional well-being. Making both shows happen took novel collaborations and non-intuitive applications of expertise to create new kinds of content…

“Community Notes” – Prior Art

There are giants and shoulders to stand on top of here. Even starting from First Principals supposes familiarity of what exists. There's a corpus of thinking and work available to us across disciplines: How media organizations handle reader responses, editorial boards, fact checking & corrections How product teams do market validation, advocacy and loyalty programs…

“Community Notes” – These Help

Broad strokes around how people can get involved, who else is involved, and the longer-term view for where this is headed and ways to contribute to heading there

“Community Notes” by twtr

Community moderation, paid editors, and the latest AI and machine learning tools assisting all involved are core to addressing misinformation and disinformation at global scale.