2014's five big stories for parents

Guest Blogger  December 22nd, 2014 

by Maggie McGuire


As December comes to a close, I am, like most of us, taking a moment to reflect on what 2014 represented, what was accomplished and what...

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Debut authors to watch for in 2015

Nadia Almahdi  December 22nd, 2014 

We’ve shared some of our favorite books with starred reviews from 2014, and we can’t wait for all the wonderful new titles we have coming out in 2015! Mark your calendar...

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A Clifford fan shares a memory of Norman Bridwell

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 20th, 2014 

After we shared the sad news of the passing of Norman Bridwell, we were inundated with thousands of comments, stories and heartfelt notes from fans of the...

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In Our Feeds: Reading resolutions, best literary feasts, and more

Gina Asprocolas  December 19th, 2014  Comments • 3

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!

Getting into the holiday spirit with books

Stephanie Smith  December 19th, 2014 

These past three weeks of December I’ve spent a lot of time getting into the holiday spirit. From decorating my Christmas tree, to baking holiday cookies, to seeing the...

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10 inspiring teachers we've met in 2014

Alexandra Wladich  December 19th, 2014 

For more than 94 years, Scholastic has been committed to supporting all of the amazing teachers who seek to “Open a World of Possible” for children by helping them become...

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Scholastic book birthdays of 2014

Deimosa Webber-Bey  December 18th, 2014 

2014 marked several landmark birthdays for Scholastic publications. Our new library assistant, Katie, investigated the archive and pulled out some of the favorites that...

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Our 7 favorite give back moments of 2014

Nadia Almahdi  December 18th, 2014 

We all know that access to books plays a crucial role in a child's reading frequency. This past year, we saw amazing efforts -- from kids, adults, large foundations,...

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Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results

Scholastic  December 18th, 2014 

Today we reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 second quarter ended November 30, 2014.

Our most stellar books of 2014!

Stephanie Smith  December 17th, 2014 

It has been an incredible year here at Scholastic. We’ve published an extraordinary number of wonderful books, including exciting debuts and new releases from some of our...

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Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson remembers Norman Bridwell

Guest Blogger  December 17th, 2014 

All of us at Scholastic are deeply saddened by the news that Norman Bridwell, the creator of Clifford the Big Red Dog, died last Friday evening on Martha’s...

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A sad farewell to Norman Bridwell

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 16th, 2014  Comments • 4

Sad news reached us today at Scholastic. It's with heavy hearts that we report the passing of Norman Bridwell, author/illustrator of the Clifford the...

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10 school librarians to follow on Twitter

Brittany Sullivan  December 15th, 2014  Comments • 5

We were fortunate enough to meet some truly incredible school librarians in 2014.

These library professionals are charging ahead, exemplifying what it means to be a...

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Our 9 favorite quotes about reading from 2014

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 15th, 2014 

This year we launched our new literacy initiative, Open a World of Possible, which celebrates the pleasure and power of reading.