In Our Feeds: Lincoln's assassination, R.L. Stine, and that pesky math problem!

Kristen Joerger  April 17th, 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!

Establishing a reading routine with your baby

Morgan Baden  April 16th, 2015 

When you have a newborn, a lot of the advice from professionals is to establish routines early. I'm now 6 whole months into being a parent, and I can confirm: routines are...

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Take a deep's Stress Awareness Day

Nadia Almahdi  April 16th, 2015 

“Only one person wasn’t joining in the festivities. Hermione, incredibly, was sitting in a corner, attempting to read an enormous book entitled Home Life and Social...

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Teachers, this is the summer reading program you've been waiting for

Megan Kaesshaefer  April 16th, 2015 

We're just weeks away from the start of the 2015 Summer Reading Challenge (SRC), and already teachers around the world have pre-registered over...

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Spring weeding

Deimosa Webber-Bey  April 15th, 2015 

A good friend of mine, and fellow bookworm, challenged me recently to explain something she picked up on in her newsfeed. Incidentally, it is one of the first things I...

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Mathematics gets an “extreme makeover”

Alexandra Wladich  April 14th, 2015 

What are two things you need to build a house? We’ve teamed up with Ty Pennington, best known for hosting ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, to show students...

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A starry spring!

Morgan Baden  April 13th, 2015 

Need something new to read? Some new and recent releases from Scholastic will surely fit the bill. From picture books to Young Adult, these titles have each earned starred...

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Writing tip: be fearless

Alexandra Wladich  April 13th, 2015 

As you have heard, and probably read about here and here, April is National Card and Letter Writing Month.

How is your community promoting summer reading?

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Today, our Family and Community Engagement (FACE) team kicks off an exciting summer reading contest!

Project Summer is back!

No matter how much high...

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In Our Feeds: Toni Morrison, Don Draper, Shakespeare & more

Brittany Sullivan  April 10th, 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!

"Reading Opens a World of Possible with Taylor Swift" wins a Webby!

Morgan Baden  April 10th, 2015 

Forget the Grammys. Taylor Swift is now an official honoree of the Webby Awards, thanks to her partnership with Scholastic!

Raising Kids with Money Smarts

Nadia Almahdi  April 10th, 2015 

Want to raise kids with money smarts? Elizabeth Shaw, Parent & Child Magazine editor shares the details for an upcoming twitter chat to help kids...

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Can you guess how many twins write for OOM?

Morgan Baden  April 10th, 2015 

Today is National Siblings Day! Each year on this day we tend to write about our favorite literary siblings -- like Katniss and Prim, or Mary Anne and Dawn from the BSC (...

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The search is on for the next School Librarian of the Year!

Brittany Sullivan  April 9th, 2015 

Do you know an outstanding school librarian? Now is the time to nominate him or her for the 2015 School Library Journal School Librarian of the Year Award...