Five ways to infuse the arts into your teaching

Alexandra Wladich  March 4th, 2015 

Today, Tara Welty, Editor-In-Chief for Instructor Magazine and Scholastic Art® Magazine has stopped by to share five ways to incorporate the arts into your...

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It's World Read Aloud Day!

Morgan Baden  March 4th, 2015 

Today is World Read Aloud Day, and there are so many reasons to celebrate! 

Janet S. Wong: Reading Made Us Useful

Megan Kaesshaefer  March 3rd, 2015 

Janet S. Wong is the author of 30 books for children, as well as a co-editor (with Sylvia Vardell) of The Poetry Friday Anthology series of professional...

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Career corner: A March roundup of Scholastic jobs

Lia Zneimer  March 2nd, 2015 

Are you passionate about books, literacy, and education?

The stories that stick with us

Kristen Joerger  March 2nd, 2015 

Last week on my commute to work, an odd thought popped into my head. You would think that I would be mentally planning out my day, or at least just thinking about what I...

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A diversity of voices: “Club Leo” edition

Guest Blogger  March 2nd, 2015 

One of the most important things about reading a book is it opens your world to an experience beyond yours. Whether the book is about a gothic mystery set in London or...

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How parenting changed my life as a reader

Morgan Baden  March 2nd, 2015 

About five months ago I had my first baby, a darling girl whose smile lights up her whole plump face. I don’t want to tell you how becoming a parent has changed my life—...

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In Our Feeds: YA novel (on twitter), printed books, and book genre maps

Nadia Almahdi  February 27th, 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!

Children and art: How to be art literate

Michael Barrett  February 27th, 2015 

Most recently, Sesame Street placed the most unlikely of characters in an art museum: Cookie Monster. Our furry, blue friend, mostly known for his insatiable hunger and...

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The Worlds Collide convention is almost here...want to be a VIP? Sweepstakes!

Morgan Baden  February 27th, 2015 

Last week we announced the upcoming Worlds Collide convention. Now we're back with an exciting opportunity: you and your child could win a VIP pass to the...

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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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