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Pan star Levi Miller on the power of a good book

Megan Kaesshaefer  October 12th, 2015 

Did you see the new movie Pan over the weekend? Watch as the star of the film, Levi Miller, talks about why reading is his greatest adventure yet. 

A Twitter chat with Aija Mayrock!

Megan Kaesshaefer  October 12th, 2015 

Did you know October is Bullying Prevention Month? We're tackling this difficult and important topic with Aija Mayrock, author of The Survival Guide to...

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Scholastic at New York Comic Con!

Morgan Baden  October 12th, 2015 

What a weekend!

New York Comic Con just ended and we are still giddy with excitement over all the awesome things we saw -- from a Goosebumps panel featuring R.L....

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In Our Feeds: Literary horror houses, fall quotes, memoirs and more!

Alexandra Wladich  October 9th, 2015 

Each Friday, we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. 

As the leaves begin to...

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Free Halloween resources for your classroom

Alexandra Wladich  October 9th, 2015 

Looking for free Halloween resources to use in your classroom? Well look no further. Here are some of our favorite Halloween lessons, crafts and activities from Scholastic...

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Meet the 2015 National Student Poets!

Brittany Sullivan  October 8th, 2015 

Today, five talented young poets had the experience of a lifetime—they met First Lady Michelle Obama!

How Captain Underpants inspired this award-winning actress

Morgan Baden  October 8th, 2015 

Naming a baby after a literary character? Not at all unusual. But this is the first time we've heard someone cite the Captain Underpants series as inspiration!

Career corner: An October roundup of Scholastic jobs

Julia Graeper  October 8th, 2015 

Are you thinking about making a change? If you’re interested in books, literacy and education, you might be a great fit for Scholastic!

Introducing Scholastic Teacher magazine (and a giveaway!)

Alexandra Wladich  October 7th, 2015  Comments • 6

Scholastic is excited to announce America’s longest-running and largest magazine for educators, Instructor® Magazine, is now entitled Scholastic...

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Scholastic at New York Comic Con 2015

Gina Asprocolas  October 7th, 2015 

Comic book fans rejoice – New York Comic Con has arrived! Starting Thursday, October 8 until Sunday, October 11, people from all over the...

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A peek inside the fully-illustrated Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Megan Kaesshaefer  October 6th, 2015 

The fully-illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is out today! Artist Jim Kay welcomes readers home to Hogwarts with over...

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Encouraging children to become lifelong learners on Child Health Day

Alexandra Wladich  October 5th, 2015 

Today is Child Heath Day, a day to raise awareness around supporting and developing children’s health. In addition to proper nutrition, ensuring all...

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Acclaimed author Alyssa Sheinmel discusses "Faceless," her new YA novel

Brooke Shearouse  October 5th, 2015 

Today On Our Minds welcomes acclaimed author Alyssa Sheinmel, to discuss her new YA book Faceless; a story about a girl named Maisie losing...

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Sneak peek: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, illustrated edition

Megan Kaesshaefer  October 5th, 2015 

We're swooning over Jim Kay's new artwork for the illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, which Entertainment Weekly revealed over...

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9 questions with soccer legend Frank Lampard & a giveaway!

Megan Kaesshaefer  October 5th, 2015 

You may recognize Frank Lampard as the quick-footed midfielder for the New York City FC, but did you know he’s also an author?

In Our Feeds: Voldetort, struggles with punctuation, invisibility cloaks & more

Brittany Sullivan  October 2nd, 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!

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

Brooke Shearouse  October 2nd, 2015 

During National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15), we recognize and celebrate the heritage, culture and contributions that Hispanic and Latino Americans...

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Graphic Novels, Education, and 24 Hr. Comic Book Day

Deimosa Webber-Bey  October 2nd, 2015 

The graphic novel is no longer just a format suitable to learn about. It is also starting to be used as a tool to educate. –Jesse Karp, “The Case for...

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Welcome autumn into your classroom with these free resources

Alexandra Wladich  October 1st, 2015 

The fall season has arrived! Welcome autumn into your classroom and engage your students with these hands-on fall-themed lesson plans about pumpkins, leaves, and life...

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Get Goosebumps this October

Guest Blogger  October 1st, 2015 

It’s October, and here at Scholastic that means it’s the month of Goosebumps! 

Helping the children of Syria

Morgan Baden  October 1st, 2015 

It's hard to forget the images we've all seen of Syrian refugees fleeing their country in search of safety for their families. The ongoing crisis in Syria has reached a...

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Exciting new releases from Scholastic, September 29

Brooke Shearouse  September 30th, 2015 

Check out the exciting new releases from Scholastic, out now!

Little ones (ages 3–8) will be delighted by these fantastic reads:

Summer reading spotlight: Orlando, Florida

Megan Kaesshaefer  September 30th, 2015 

As part of our celebration around the 2015 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, we're highlighting the stories of participating schools around the world.

Meet the co-authors of Upside-Down Magic!

Brooke Shearouse  September 29th, 2015 

Upside-Down Magic is the first book in a new and exciting middle grade series by bestselling authors Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins.

The Marvels on tour!

Morgan Baden  September 29th, 2015 

Brian Selznick is on an epic cross-country road trip, and we've got the photos to prove it!

The Marvels, his latest, is a glorious tale told in stunning...

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