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Square One Television
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  • Reg E. Cathey
  • Larry Cedar
  • Cynthia Darlow
  • Toni DiBuono (1991-1992)
  • Cristobal Franco
  • Arthur Howard
  • Joe Howard
  • Beverly Leech (1987-1990)
  • Luisa Leschin (1987-1991)
  • Priscilla Lopez (1992)
  • Beverly Mickins
Narrated by Cynthia Darlow
Country of origin United States
No. of episodes 230
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Children's Television Workshop
Distributor Sesame Workshop
Original network PBS
Audio format
  • Mono (1987–90)
  • Stereo (1991–94)
Original release January 26, 1987 (1987-01-26) – November 6, 1992 (1992-11-06)

Square One Television (sometimes referred to as Square One or Square One TV) is an American children's television program produced by the Children's Television Workshop (now known as Sesame Workshop) to teach mathematics and abstract mathematical concepts to young viewers.

Created and broadcast by PBS in the United States from January 26, 1987 to November 6, 1992, the show was intended to address the math crisis among American schoolchildren. After the last episode aired, the show went into reruns until October 7, 1994. The show was revived for the 1995–1996 PBS season as a teacher instruction program, Square One TV Math Talk.

Square One was also shown on the cable television channel Noggin in syndication beginning on February 2, 1999, but was removed from its lineup along with some other shows on March 31, 2002.

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