2015: the year of diversity in children's literature

Kristen Joerger  February 27th, 2015 

Last week, Pam Allyn shared a post on Edu@Scholastic, our blog about education and learning. In it, she declared 2015 to be the year of diversity in children's...

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Exciting new releases from Scholastic, February 24th

Jeremy West  February 24th, 2015 

Some fantastic new books are releasing in stores today!

For the young ones, we’ve got you covered:

Susan B. Neuman: Love at First Sight

Megan Kaesshaefer  February 24th, 2015 

Susan B. Neuman is a professor and chair of teaching and learning at New York University. Previously, she served as a professor at the University of...

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Marian Wright Edelman: Still a rebel at 75

Suzanne McCabe  February 23rd, 2015 

"Equal rights, fair play, justice, are all like the air," author Maya Angelou once said. "We all have it, or none of us has it."

Marian Wright Edelman knew the...

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Join us on World Read Aloud Day

Megan Kaesshaefer  February 23rd, 2015 

March 4th, 2015 is World Read Aloud Day, a very important day started by Pam Allyn, the founder of LitWorld and an amdassador for our Open a World of...

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In Our Feeds: J.K. Rowling, Mockingjay, infographics, and more

Jeremy West  February 20th, 2015 

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!

Love Your Pet Day

Guest Blogger  February 20th, 2015 

By Emily Elizabeth (with some help from Scholastic Media's Danielle Klimashousky!)

Hi! I’m Emily Elizabeth.  My dog, Clifford, and I are celebrating one of...

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Year of the sheep

Morgan Baden  February 18th, 2015 

One of the most important celebrations in the Chinese calendar is the Chinese New Year, which kicks off today! Welcome to Chinese year 4713, the year of the Goat/Sheep,...

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John Burningham: Nothing Like a Good Book

Megan Kaesshaefer  February 17th, 2015 

John Burningham has written and/or illustrated over 30 picture books that have been translated and distributed all over the world. These include...

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In Our Feeds: Clifford, love notes, Severus Snape & more

Brittany Sullivan  February 13th, 2015 

Every Friday, we share a handful of links that we found funny, provocative or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a great weekend!

For the love of teachers

Guest Blogger  February 13th, 2015 

From Book Box Daily, The Scholastic Reading Club Blog

By Heather Scott

Happy (?) Friday the 13th!

Gina Asprocolas  February 13th, 2015 

For some, today is just like any other Friday – TGIF, right?

In love with the library

Deimosa Webber-Bey  February 12th, 2015  Comments • 3

Have you taken the Pew Research Center’s Library User Quiz? My result - Library Lover!!

“Library Lovers are the heaviest public library users...

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