Celebrating April Fools’ Day

Gina Asprocolas  April 1st, 2015 

Navigating April Fools’ Day can be tricky! As someone who has fallen for fake online announcements and pranks before, I’m here to share with you some...

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The National Student Poets are leading the way for young writers during National Poetry Month

Brittany Sullivan  April 1st, 2015 

Today marks the beginning of April—also known as National Poetry Month! Created by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, this annual month-long celebration brings...

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Yaya Yuan: I Am a Reader

Megan Kaesshaefer  March 31st, 2015 

Yaya Yuan is Advocacy and U.S.

Exciting new releases from Scholastic, March 31st

Jeremy West  March 31st, 2015 

Some fantastic new books are releasing in stores today!

For the young ones (ages 2-5), we’ve got you covered:

April 6: teacher registration for the Summer Reading Challenge begins!

Megan Kaesshaefer  March 30th, 2015 

Here in New York City, people are still wearing hats and gloves outside. Hats. And. Gloves. Given the long and unforgiving winter we've had, you can imagine how...

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Celebrating Women's History Month with Elizabeth Eulberg

Jeremy West  March 30th, 2015 

As we come to the end of March, we wanted to celebrate Women’s History Month one more time. Elizabeth Eulberg is well known in her own right as one of the best...

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In Our Feeds: Lessons from books, Harry Potter remixes, and book covers

Nadia Almahdi  March 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!

Exclusive cover and excerpt of David Baldacci's The Keeper

Jeremy West  March 27th, 2015 

Today is a fun day for the millions of fans of #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci. On September 8th, Scholastic will launch THE KEEPER, the next book...

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Save School Libraries: Q & A with Matthew Winner

Michael Barrett  March 26th, 2015 

Earlier this week, we announced that James Patterson will increase his contribution of $1.25 million to save school libraries to now

Scholastic reports fiscal 2015 third quarter results

Scholastic  March 26th, 2015 

Today we reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 third quarter ended February 28, 2015.

Worlds Collide Convention came to Scholastic HQ

Jeremy West  March 25th, 2015 

This past weekend, Scholastic Headquarters in New York City was proud to host the first ever Worlds Collide Convention, a fan celebration of Scholastic’s multiplatform...

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500,000 books distributed to children across the country

Alexandra Wladich  March 25th, 2015 

At Scholastic, we believe that literacy – the ability to read, write and understand – is the birthright of every child and that the right book at the right time...

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Word Nerd Wednesday: Jokes that grammar geeks will love

Lia Zneimer  March 25th, 2015 

With April Fools' Day just around the corner, what better time to round up some of the best #wordnerd jokes? (One of my personal favorites: “That’s what.” —She.) ...

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