Save School Libraries: Q & A with Matthew Winner

Michael Barrett  March 26th, 2015 

Earlier this week, we announced that James Patterson will increase his contribution of $1.25 million to save school libraries to now

Scholastic reports fiscal 2015 third quarter results

Scholastic  March 26th, 2015 

Today we reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 third quarter ended February 28, 2015.

Worlds Collide Convention came to Scholastic HQ

Jeremy West  March 25th, 2015 

This past weekend, Scholastic Headquarters in New York City was proud to host the first ever Worlds Collide Convention, a fan celebration of Scholastic’s multiplatform...

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500,000 books distributed to children across the country

Alexandra Wladich  March 25th, 2015 

At Scholastic, we believe that literacy – the ability to read, write and understand – is the birthright of every child and that the right book at the right time...

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Word Nerd Wednesday: Jokes that grammar geeks will love

Lia Zneimer  March 25th, 2015 

With April Fools' Day just around the corner, what better time to round up some of the best #wordnerd jokes? (One of my personal favorites: “That’s what.” —She.) ...

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How could an English major not have a favorite book?

Guest Blogger  March 24th, 2015 

We're thrilled to welcome Tova Rohatiner as our current Corporate Communications intern! Tova is a junior studying English at Barnard College and is...

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Chris Loker: Picture Books Across the Ages

Megan Kaesshaefer  March 24th, 2015 

Chris Loker is the proprietor of Children’s Book Gallery, an antiquarian children’s bookshop in San Francisco, specializing in children’s books and original...

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New York City teens featured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Brittany Sullivan  March 24th, 2015 

Do you live in the New York City area?

Do you have plans to visit the Big Apple before May 17?

If you answered yes to either of these questions, then be sure...

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Getting crafty with Klutz

Guest Blogger  March 24th, 2015 

March is National Craft Month. What better way to celebrate than by talking to our friends at Klutz, the makers of all things crafty? Today, we’re welcoming Emily...

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Save school libraries: James Patterson raises donation to $1.5 million

Michael Barrett  March 23rd, 2015 

If you have been reading "On Our Minds" the past few weeks, you know that school libraries need critical help. Today, author James Patterson has stepped up to the plate (...

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In Our Feeds: 8 diverse fairy tales, quotes from Irish writers, and cats as Harry Potter characters

Lia Zneimer  March 20th, 2015 

The good news about more snow on the east coast? An excuse to stay indoors and curl up with a great read this weekend! Below are the links that made the rounds in...

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My trip to Hogwarts

Deimosa Webber-Bey  March 20th, 2015 

A few weeks ago I took a journey to Hogwarts. I’d been to Hogsmeade before, but it was time to go back, ride the Hogwarts Railways, and hang out in Diagon Alley. If you’ve...

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An update from the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps!

Kristen Joerger  March 19th, 2015 

Our Scholastic News Kid Reporters are getting the scoop in their communities and writing amazing stories about newsmakers, cool events, and people making a difference.