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The power of music in the classroom

Alexandra Wladich September 12th, 2014

As seen in Education Week, according to a study published in the Journal of Neuroscience, elementary students who participated in music programs for two years...

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In Our Feeds: back-to-school, full Google, historical images and more!

Alexandra Wladich September 5th, 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!


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Teacher Week @Scholastic highlights family engagement

Alexandra Wladich August 7th, 2014

Teacher Week @ Scholastic is right around the corner (August 18-21)! As we gear up for the event Byron Garrett, Chairman...

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It takes a village…to build a preschool nation

Alexandra Wladich July 25th, 2014

Scholastic and Los Angeles Universal Preschool (non-profit organization whose mission is to provide access to quality early childhood education programs for children in...

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Register today for Teacher Week @ Scholastic

Alexandra Wladich July 17th, 2014

We are excited to announce that the Teacher Week @ Scholastic schedule is now live! If you are in the NYC area August 18-21...

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A lasting impression with the last line

Alexandra Wladich June 27th, 2014

Last week we did a roundup of our favorite first lines in books, so this week (yep, you guessed it!) we are sharing our favorite last lines.

My favorite...

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The most complicated miracle ever designed: the brain

Alexandra Wladich June 26th, 2014

Did you know the brain is the most complicated miracle ever designed in the history of the universe? During the 2014 Model Schools Conference, Dr.

You’re invited: Teacher Week @ Scholastic

Alexandra Wladich June 20th, 2014

Teachers, if you are in the NYC area August 18-21, mark your calendars! We are thrilled to announced Teacher Week @ Scholastic. This FREE...

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Making a good first impression

Alexandra Wladich June 17th, 2014

Just like people, books need to make a good first impression. Last week I was reminded of how important the first line of a book is while attending an author discussion...

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Inspiration to never give up

Alexandra Wladich June 12th, 2014

Here is an amazing story of a high school Valedictorian who has used his past struggles as motivation to succeed.

"Everyone thinks I try to make good grades because...

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