Here at Scholastic, reading aloud is one of our favorite things. Working on the podcast, I hear time and time again from authors, editors, and educators how some of their...Read more
This week, we're celebrating World Read Aloud Day! Every year, this global celebration calls attention to the importance of reading aloud and sharing stories by...Read more
Nick Cannon, actor, comedian, rapper, and author of Neon Aliens Ate My Homework, joins On Our Minds today, World Read Aloud Day.
Join in @IreadYA's #LoveYourShelf celebration!
Today is a day to celebrate all things big and red and loving. Not only is it Valentine's Day, but it's also Clifford's birthday!
Happy birthday to our favorite...Read more
Today on OOM we’re celebrating Valentine’s Day by snuggling up with some love-themed reads from Scholastic! From the love between parents and their little ones, to secret...Read more
This month, Scholastic has some new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!
Valentine’s Day is the day to celebrate love, and here on OOM we regularly celebrate different forms of literary love
The Scholastic Reading Club “Book Boys” hosted our monthly "First Look Flyer” Facebook Live yesterday to help parents and educators find some great reads through the...Read more
It’s Read in the Bathtub Day, so grab your favorite book, fill the bath with bubbles and get to reading!
Sundee T. Frazier stopped by OOM today to talk about her newest book from Scholastic, Cleo Edison Oliver in Persuasion Power. Check out the Q&A below to learn more...Read more
Recent data from the Scholastic Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th Edition, revealed that kids ages 6–11 and their parents agree that they enjoy read...Read more
Today on OOM we’re excited to celebrate nominees from Scholastic for the NAACP Image Awards! Presented annually and recognized as “the nation’s preeminent multi-cultural...Read more
Lisa Yee has written three first lines to stories that don’t exist. Students pick their favorite line and use it to write a short story of their own.
In 2013 we were treated to the hilarious “LEGO Movie.” This Friday the equally side-splitting follow-up, the “LEGO Batman Movie,” opens nationwide. To celebrate the movie’...Read more
February is Black History Month, an annual celebration of the achievements of the brave and incredible African Americans who had central roles in shaping U.S. history. On...Read more
The results of our biannual Kids & Family Reading Report were just announced, and we gleaned some interesting learnings about kids' and parents' att
Get out the confetti because this month, Klutz – the creator of premium book-based activity kits for kids – is celebrating its 40th anniversary!...Read more
Today on OOM we’re gearing up for the Super Bowl! To get in the spirit for the big game we’re reading some great books from Scholastic. Check out the list below and let us...Read more
Meet Ayanna Najuma.
In the 1950s, when Ayanna was just 7 years old, she and other children started a movement to desegregate the lunch counters and restaurants in...Read more
Entertainment Weekly has revealed the cover of the third book in Dav Pilkey's popular (and New York Times bestselling!) Dog Man series, Dog...Read more
February 1st is National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD), a day dedicated to celebrating female athletes, encouraging young girls to be active and recognizing the...Read more
Today on OOM we’re celebrating some book birthdays for new releases from Scholastic, out today! Check out the list below of great reads for all ages, and let us know what...Read more
The Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th Edition shares new data on reading aloud, inequities in access to books, diversity in children's books and moreJanuary 31st, 2017
Did you know the average household with children ages 0–17 has 104 children’s books in the home?Did you also know that only half of all parents with children ages 6–17 (48...Read more