Sarah Glinski and Matt Huether are the current story editors, a position previously filled by Shelley Scarrow, James Hurst, Aaron Martin, and Sean Reycraft.
Moore realized that the character Emma Nelson, born at the end of Degrassi Junior High Linda Schuyler and Stephen Stohn have served as executive producers since the series began.
Other Epitome Pictures employees and series crew members have also been credited with the title, including Sara Snow, Brendon Yorke, James Hurst, Aaron Martin, and Sarah Glinski.
The tenth season marked a change in production style, which saw the series become a telenovela, a daily soap opera-style format, during the summer months, while the rest of the season aired during the standard fall-spring schedule on a weekly basis.
The thirteenth season reverted to a weekly schedule and, part way through, moved to MTV Canada.
In 2004, one episode received just under a million viewers in Canada, and over half a million viewers in the US.
The series has won numerous awards, from the Geminis, Writers Guild of Canada and Directors Guild of Canada, and internationally from the Teen Choice Awards, Young Artist Awards, and Prix Jeunesse. During the ninth season in 2010, the series moved to Much Music.Degrassi Junior High followed in 1987, Degrassi High premiered in 1989, and the television movie School's Out aired in 1992.Schuyler and original Degrassi series head writer Yan Moore began developing a new television drama in 1999.The Next Generation aired its final episode on August 2, 2015, after MTV Canada and Teen Nick announced the show's cancellation.However, in January 2016, a sequel series, titled Degrassi: Next Class, was announced for broadcast on Family Channel in Canada and streaming on Netflix in the United States as well as all other countries where the service is available (excluding Australia, France, and Canada until later 2016).The problems and issues presented in the episode are not always resolved by the end of the episode, and are carried over to the next, or create a mini-arc over several episodes.