Becoming financially responsible at the book fair

Guest Blogger  October 21st, 2016 

This post was written by Joanne Corrielus, the fall intern in the Corporate Communications department.

Dear teachers and friends of Scholastic...

Scholastic  October 20th, 2016 

In honor of Scholastic's anniversary today, our CEO, Dick Robinson, penned a letter thanking teachers for helping to shape and improve children's lives every...

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The Scholastic News® Student Vote results are in! Hillary Clinton picked to win 2016 presidential election

Brittany Sullivan  October 18th, 2016 

Approximately 153,000 K–12 students in all 50 states and the District of Columbia cast their ballots in the 2016 Scholastic News® Student...

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This story (and pledge!) will save teens’ lives

Guest Blogger  October 17th, 2016 

This week is National Teen Driver Safety Week, and today we have a guest post from Kim Tranell, editor of Choices, Scholastic’s health and life...

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Career Corner: An October Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  October 13th, 2016 

It's that time again! We have some new job postings, which we've highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!

Get the most out of parent-teacher conferences

Guest Blogger  October 10th, 2016 
How can you get the most out of those 7-10 minutes?

Flyer first look: Scholastic Reading Club October 2016

Nicole Ortiz  October 5th, 2016 
The Scholastic Reading Club “Book Boys” made a special appearance in this month’s “Flyer First Look.” They shared some of their favorite books while giving parents and... Read more

World Teacher's Day (and free printables!)

Alexandra Wladich  October 5th, 2016 

At Scholastic we are lucky to work with passionate educators from all over the world. From Nebraska to Nairobi, our work at Scholastic is motivated and inspired by...

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Free fall resources: book lists to autumn leaf activities

Alexandra Wladich  October 4th, 2016 

Fall is in the air! To help celebrate the season and engage students around learning, here are some of our favorite free fall resources from Whether it’s...

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How do you use Scholastic classroom magazines?

Julia Graeper  October 3rd, 2016 

One of our favorite things about social media is being able to get a glimpse of all the fun and super-creative ways that teachers use Scholastic classroom magazines for...

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A few great education stories from edu@scholastic

Julia Graeper  September 29th, 2016 

edu@scholastic is Scholastic's blog about education and learning. If you haven't taken a moment to check it out, you should! We post stories on issues and trends in...

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Scholastic News Kid Reporter covers the first presidential debate

Brittany Sullivan  September 27th, 2016 

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off yesterday at Hofstra University during the first of three presidential debates. Journalists, students and voters flocked to...

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The Kids & Family Reading Report, India Edition

Alexandra Wladich  September 22nd, 2016 

Earlier this month, Scholastic released results from the first-ever Kids & Family Reading Report, India Edition, a nation-wide survey of children aged 6-17...

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Scholastic Book Fairs Idea Share: the place for Book Fair coordinators and volunteers!

Guest Blogger  September 20th, 2016 

Scholastic Book Fairs coordinators and volunteers have expressed an interest in having an online space where they can connect with each other to share ideas and...

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Throwback Thursday: Looking back at Scholastic Teacher™

Gina Asprocolas  September 15th, 2016 

Back in October 2015, Scholastic announced that America’s longest-running and largest magazine for educators, Instructor Magazine®, was being...

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Why libraries and librarians are so important

Brittany Sullivan  September 15th, 2016 

The library means many things to different people—it can serve as a home away from home, literary oasis, hands-on design lab, and so much more.

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!

Nicole Ortiz  September 15th, 2016 
¡Feliz Mes de la Herencia Hispana! Today marks the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month. Starting on September 15th and running through October 15th, Hispanic Heritage... Read more

Meet the Scholastic STEM Ambassador… Captain Barrington Irving!

Brittany Sullivan  September 13th, 2016 

In 2007, Captain Barrington Irving became the youngest pilot to fly around the world in a single engine airplane. On his incredible 97-day journey, he...

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How do we get kids to talk about their day in school?

Guest Blogger  September 12th, 2016 
Parents often ruefully remark that when they ask their child after school, “How was your day?” the typical, dreaded answer is, “Fine.”

This year, create your best classroom library ever!

Guest Blogger  September 8th, 2016 

Allison Gillingham from our Scholastic Teachers team joins us today on the blog to talk about our best classroom library ever campaign.

The most important thing you should know about me is...

Deimosa Webber-Bey  September 6th, 2016 

Last week we were all sharing a New York Times article around the office about teacher Kyle Schwartz’s experiment in her third grade classroom, where she asked...

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The importance of reading aloud to your children

Guest Blogger  August 31st, 2016 

Today we welcome Lester Laminack, award-winning children’s author, acclaimed educator, and the creator of The Best Friend Fiction Collection and the...

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Super 5 Power Moves for Back-to-School

Guest Blogger  August 29th, 2016 
Today we welcome Windy Lopez-Aflitto from Learning Heroes to the blog! Below, Windy shares "power moves" that parents can use to make back-to-school a success.

Announcing the 2016 School Librarian of the Year Award Winners!

Brittany Sullivan  August 25th, 2016 

Earlier this year, a panel comprised of top industry professionals (including 2015 School Librarian of the Year, Kristina Holzweiss!) carefully combed through the...

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Scholastic News® Student Vote polls are open! Kids across the country cast their votes for president

Brittany Sullivan  August 23rd, 2016 

Election Day is around the corner and this year, kids can make their voices heard! Polls are now open for kids in grades K–12 to participate in the 2016 presidential...

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