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Alec Baldwin, Ken Burns, Tim Gunn, Sonia Manzano and more honor teen artists and writers at Carnegie Hall

Michael Barrett June 1st, 2016

Tomorrow night, over 660 creative teens from across the country will gather at Carnegie Hall in New York City to be recognized as national recipients of...

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Poetry month: Meet Scholastic Art & Writing Awards winner Adam Gowan

Michael Barrett April 27th, 2016

It's National Poetry Month and we want to introduce you to the some very talented teen writers this month. 

Be Yourself: Life Lessons from a Penguin

Michael Barrett April 25th, 2016

Did you know it's World Penguin Day?

One of the most powerful life lessons I learned was from a (literary) penguin. I can thank the lovable,...

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Poetry month: Meet Scholastic Art & Writing Awards winners Hannah Miao and Shayla Grace Cabalan

Michael Barrett April 18th, 2016

It's National Poetry Month and we want to introduce you to the some very talented teen writers this month. 

This year's 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing...

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Poetry month: Meet Scholastic Art & Writing Awards winners Sydni Wells and Allison Jiang

Michael Barrett April 15th, 2016

It's National Poetry Month and we want to introduce you to the some very talented teen writers this month. 

This year's 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing...

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Poetry month: Meet Scholastic Art & Writing Awards winners Alex Zhang and Sophia Mautz

Michael Barrett April 6th, 2016

It's National Poetry Month and we want to introduce you to the some very talented teen writers this month. 

This year's 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing...

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Breaking: James Patterson and Scholastic Reading Club renew #PattersonPledge to help save school libraries

Michael Barrett March 29th, 2016

Big news today!

James Patterson and Scholastic Reading Club will renew the highly-successful Patterson Partnership...

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Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: 2016 national winners announced!

Michael Barrett March 14th, 2016

Today, we are celebrating the nation’s most creative teens.

The nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers (the Alliance) is elated to announce the national...

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It's Poetry at Work Day

Michael Barrett January 12th, 2016

Did you know today is National Poetry at Work Day? This special day encourages you to unleash your inner Bard and get those creative juices flowing. Take...

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Final round of "Patterson Pledge" grants announced!

Michael Barrett December 17th, 2015

Back in March, we announced a new partnership with James Patterson that aimed to give $1.5 million to school libraries in need across the country. A staggering 28,000...

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