Get ready for the solar eclipse with these resources

Emily Morrow  August 18th, 2017 

If you're like us, you've been talking a lot about the solar eclipse that will happen on August 21. The last total solar eclipse that was visible from the U.S....

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Last call for entries in the Scholastic Mag Vacay sweepstakes!

Emily Morrow  August 18th, 2017 

Calling all teachers: In case you missed it, our Classroom Magazines team has been hosting a major sweepstakes all summer long, and you have less than two weeks to get...

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Helping students understand the events in Charlottesville, VA

Brittany Sullivan  August 18th, 2017 

Looking for resources to help children understand the recent events in Charlottesville, VA? Scholastic News Online® covers the violence and aftermath, including a...

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Seven strengths to focus on to turn your kids into super readers

Guest Blogger  August 17th, 2017 

By Pam Allyn, literacy expert, founder of LitWorld, and co-author of Every Child a Super Reader

That feeling when you get obsessed with a new (to you!) author

Julia Graeper  August 16th, 2017 

 I am now in the midst of my very favorite kind of reading.

Tune in! Scholastic on the radio with back-to-school tips

Michael Barrett  August 16th, 2017 

David Allender, Scholastic Book Clubs Editorial Director, will provide some easy, reading resolutions for families to practice this new school year on Thurs., August 17....

Get ready for back-to-school with great reads from Scholastic!

Brooke Shearouse  August 15th, 2017 

We’re reading some great new books for all ages from Scholastic to get in the school spirit. Check out the list below that is sure to prepare kids, tweens, and teens of...

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Career Corner: An August Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  August 15th, 2017 

Don't forget! The Scholastic Talent Network is free and easy to join, and doing so will enhance your job search and application process.

Our BFF books

Gina Asprocolas  August 15th, 2017 

We already know that books make the best birthday gifts. But I also think a book is the perfect gift for any occasion. (Including when there isn't even one.)

Meet the 2017 National Student Poets

Michael Barrett  August 14th, 2017 

Five Teens Selected for the Country’s Most Prestigious Youth Poetry Honor Year of service begins with appointment ceremony at Library of Congress

Families: Four helpful habits for back-to-school season

Guest Blogger  August 14th, 2017 

Scholastic Parents provides families "top tips," articles and resources to help get kids ready for the new school year. 

*Giveaway!* Powerful partnerships with students’ families have lasting effects on student success

Stephanie Agresti  August 11th, 2017  Comments • 38

This week, Scholastic Professional announced the release of Powerful Partnerships: A Teacher’s Guide to Engaging Families for Student Success...

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New on the podcast: Picture book read-alouds and 50 brilliant books for summer

Emily Morrow  August 11th, 2017 

This week on the podcast, we have something special — and a little different — for our listeners!

Throwback Thursday: the card catalog

Gina Asprocolas  August 10th, 2017 

As part of my role here at Scholastic, I'm one of a few people who tweet from our corporate Twitter account. And to get more specific, sometimes I tweet about an interview...

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Our favorite social media moments from the 2017 Summer Reading Road Trip

Emily Morrow  August 10th, 2017 

For the second year, Scholastic's Summer Reading Road Trip traveled across the country, bringing beloved authors, book characters, and hours of fun to families and kids in...

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Happening now! Scholastic Teacher™ magazine’s month of giveaways

Brittany Sullivan  August 9th, 2017 

From prepping lessons and shopping for supplies to welcoming new students, the back-to-school season is a whirlwind of both excitement and stress.

#SummerReading in August: Get kids "reading ready" for school

Michael Barrett  August 8th, 2017 

The 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, our free online summer reading program, kicks off "Minute Mania Month" to help kids count all their reading minutes.

What we're reading: This New York Times piece featuring two Scholastic authors

Emily Morrow  August 7th, 2017 

A number of children’s books authors are taking on the subject of the refugee crisis to humanize and personalize the ongoing conflict for young readers. In this remarkable...

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K–12 educators can prepare for heading back to school with these new Scholastic Professional books

Stephanie Agresti  August 7th, 2017 

Scholastic has released three new professional titles with a focus on reading, family and community engagement, and...

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"Goodbye" from our summer interns

Guest Blogger  August 4th, 2017 

Our 2017 summer interns, Alison Bonaviso and Mitchell Axelson, share their final thoughts about their experience working at Scholastic. We thank them for their amazing...

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Back to school tips to keep kids reading for fun: Insight from the Kids & Family Reading Report

Michael Barrett  August 3rd, 2017 

We have easy, actionable "reading resolutions" to get the whole family reading every day at home once school starts.

We asked to see your reading adventures, here's what happened

Nicole Ortiz  August 3rd, 2017 

We received so many AMAZING submissions for our #ReadingAdventure Sweepstakes. Here are a few! 

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#WeHaveDiverseBooks: Discover This is Just a Test by Madelyn Rosenberg and Wendy Wan-Long Shang

Brooke Shearouse  August 2nd, 2017 

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: Discover is a spotlight on OOM dedicated to connecting readers with books written by distinct voices. We’ll take a look at the...

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What was better, the book or the movie?

Stephanie Agresti  August 1st, 2017 

It’s a great debate of our time. What was better, the book or the movie?

Introducing Scholastic Teachables: A new online database of teaching resources (giveaway!)

Brittany Sullivan  August 1st, 2017  Comments • 13

We’re excited to introduce you to the new Scholastic Teachables—a rich online database of teaching resources from Scholastic for every subject, grades Pre...

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