"When I began to read, I began to exist."
This year's crop of summer interns have (mostly) left us as August comes to a close...but their experiences won't be forgotten. Today we're featuring Julia Elliott...Read more
‘When I began to read, I began to exist.’
Moderator Cheryl Klein began her questioning by quoting the late Walter Dean Myers, who earlier this year wrote about the...Read more
As summer winds down, our summer interns are heading back to their school lives. We've asked several to share their experiences with us. Today, please welcome ...Read more
You’ve just finished a book…now what? Maybe you’re not ready to move on because that book was so powerful or emotional or intense or just generally amazing, and you can’t...Read more
Can you believe that less than 100 years ago, women in the U.S. still couldn't vote?
This week marks the 94th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women...Read more
Today in Scholastic headquarters, we're welcoming hundreds of teachers from the tri-state area for Teacher Week @ Scholastic, and we're so thrilled to see them here.
Each Friday, we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny — or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a good weekend!
As a kid, I would always get upset when it was time to leave my friends at the playground, until my parents pointed out to me one day that I also had lots of friends at...Read more
I (book)talked our employee reading club into Underdogs this month, because I am in the mood for an author study. This book combines Markus Zusak...Read more
Just in time for #throwbackthursday, Jackie Glasthal from our Classroom Magazines team is here with a guest post about those issues of Scholastic News and...Read more
Minecraft, the video game that's been taking the world, particularly kids, by storm, is a worldwide phenomenon. Tens of millions of copies of the game have been sold,...Read more
Save the Date: on Monday, August 25th, 2014, at 8pm EST, we'll be hosting a Twitter chat for parents about making the transition from summer to school....Read more
In brainstorming topics for upcoming Word Nerd Wednesday posts, I realized something embarrassing: I'm really out-of-touch with basic grammar rules.
If you have been watching the news, you know preschool readiness is a hot topic this year as children prepare to go back to school.