In Our Feeds: Spectacular libraries, kids’ drawings & Harry Potter covers from around the world

Brittany Sullivan  August 22nd, 2014 

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!

What's it like to intern at Scholastic? (part 5)

Morgan Baden  August 22nd, 2014 

Today is Melissa Luttman's last day as an intern here in Scholastic's corporate communications department! After a wonderful summer, we asked her some...

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Celebrating Teacher Week @ Scholastic

Lia Zneimer  August 22nd, 2014 

This week marked one of our favorite events: Teacher Week @ Scholastic. The four-day event—free for all educators—offered more than 15 professional development sessions,...

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Calling all Captain Underpants fans!

Stephanie Smith  August 22nd, 2014 

Calling all Captain Underpants fans! Dav Pilkey is back with his 11th installment in the bestselling Captain Underpants series, Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical...

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Fostering Pleasure Readers in the Classroom

Deimosa Webber-Bey  August 21st, 2014 

In between teaching tours, I discovered librarianship. So there is a marked difference between how I taught before and after teen librarian-ing in a...

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Honoring the beauty of poetry on Poet’s Day

Stephanie Smith  August 21st, 2014 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating Poet’s Day! In addition to sharing some of our favorite poetry books for children, we would also like to celebrate young poets who aspire to...

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The importance of all children seeing themselves in literature

Michael Strouse  August 20th, 2014 

"When I began to read, I began to exist."

What's it like to intern at Scholastic? (part 4)

Morgan Baden  August 20th, 2014 

This year's crop of summer interns have (mostly) left us as August comes to a close...but their experiences won't be forgotten. Today we're featuring Julia Elliott...

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What's it like to intern at Scholastic? (part 3)

Morgan Baden  August 19th, 2014 

As summer winds down, our summer interns are heading back to their school lives. We've asked several to share their experiences with us. Today, please welcome ...

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Book palate cleansers

Nadia Almahdi  August 19th, 2014  Comments • 3

You’ve just finished a book…now what?  Maybe you’re not ready to move on because that book was so powerful or emotional or intense or just generally amazing, and you can’t...

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94 years

Morgan Baden  August 18th, 2014 

Can you believe that less than 100 years ago, women in the U.S. still couldn't vote?

This week marks the 94th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women...

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Teacher Week has begun!

Morgan Baden  August 18th, 2014 

Today in Scholastic headquarters, we're welcoming hundreds of teachers from the tri-state area for Teacher Week @ Scholastic, and we're so thrilled to see them here.

In Our Feeds: Book jackets, bookish social media, and reading on tablets

Nadia Almahdi  August 15th, 2014 

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! 


Celebrating National BFF Day

Stephanie Smith  August 15th, 2014 

As a kid, I would always get upset when it was time to leave my friends at the playground, until my parents pointed out to me one day that I also had lots of friends at...

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