Education

StoryPlay: A fun way to read together!

Morgan Baden  August 22nd, 2017 

“These books will be great tools for parents who want to prepare their children for school and build their reading comprehension. What a fantastic...

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Seven strengths to focus on to turn your kids into super readers

Guest Blogger  August 17th, 2017 

By Pam Allyn, literacy expert, founder of LitWorld, and co-author of Every Child a Super Reader

Meet the 2017 National Student Poets

Michael Barrett  August 14th, 2017 

Five Teens Selected for the Country’s Most Prestigious Youth Poetry Honor Year of service begins with appointment ceremony at Library of Congress

*Giveaway!* Powerful partnerships with students’ families have lasting effects on student success

Stephanie Agresti  August 11th, 2017  Comments • 43

This week, Scholastic Professional announced the release of Powerful Partnerships: A Teacher’s Guide to Engaging Families for Student Success...

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Happening now! Scholastic Teacher™ magazine’s month of giveaways

Brittany Sullivan  August 9th, 2017 

From prepping lessons and shopping for supplies to welcoming new students, the back-to-school season is a whirlwind of both excitement and stress.

K–12 educators can prepare for heading back to school with these new Scholastic Professional books

Stephanie Agresti  August 7th, 2017 

Scholastic has released three new professional titles with a focus on reading, family and community engagement, and...

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Introducing Scholastic Teachables: A new online database of teaching resources (giveaway!)

Brittany Sullivan  August 1st, 2017  Comments • 13

We’re excited to introduce you to the new Scholastic Teachables—a rich online database of teaching resources from Scholastic for every subject, grades Pre...

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World Ranger Day: Protecting endangered pangolins

Brittany Sullivan  July 31st, 2017 

Have you ever heard of a pangolin?

These unique mammals—often called “scaly anteaters”—can be found near woodlands and savannas in Africa and Asia...

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En garde – prêt? – allez! On guard – ready? – fence!

Guest Blogger  July 26th, 2017 

Zaheer Booth, Alexander Cotter, and Khalil Thompson are interns this summer at Scholastic – who swordfight almost every evening after work! After spying them in a New...

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A look back at ILA 2017

Emily Morrow  July 18th, 2017 

Educators from all over the country traveled to Orlando last weekend to attend the International Literacy Association's 2017 conference. In case you couldn't make it down...

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When you really, really love your child's teachers

Julia Graeper  July 13th, 2017 
At Scholastic, we love teachers. That particular value has been instilled in me since even before I became a parent.

Celebrate the first day of summer with a good book!

Alexandra Wladich  June 21st, 2017 

Today is the official first day of summer (yay!). It’s also the perfect time pick out a book with your child and start reading!

Clemson gets kids reading this summer with Tigers Read!

Julia Graeper  June 20th, 2017 

Clemson University, the South Carolina Department of Education and Coach Dabo Swinney's All In Team Foundation teamed up with Scholastic for Tigers Read!

Using storytelling to get ready for Kindergarten

Julia Graeper  June 16th, 2017 

Every day, she requests a story with roughly the same structure: one of her stuffed animals is going to school for the first time, or is going to a new school. 

Top tips for teaching kids about cybersecurity

Stephanie Agresti  June 16th, 2017 

Cybersecurity has taken center stage. Kids are living in a time captivated by the Internet of Things and they are continually bombarded...

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46 government officials sign on as 2017 Reading Ambassadors for the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

Josephine Djonovic  June 15th, 2017 

Today we are excited to announce that 42 Governors’ Spouses, 3 Governors and 1 Lieutenant Governor representing the U.S. and U.S. territories have signed...

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Kid Reporters cover stories around the world

Stephanie Agresti  June 13th, 2017 

Kid Reporters from across the country and around the world cover topics that matter most to kids. In 2016–2017, the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps reported stories out...

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Career Corner: A June Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  June 8th, 2017 

This month, Scholastic has some new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!

Scholastic's National Advisory Council: Equity in Education

Julia Graeper  May 31st, 2017 

The meeting is an important moment for professional learning for Scholastic staff, who gather to learn from and be inspired by our diverse group of advisors.

The New York Times Upfront explores the art of protest

Stephanie Agresti  May 31st, 2017 

Visiting art museums and looking at art is one of my favorite things to do. When I look at a new piece, I try to avoid looking at the description posted beside it that...

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Happy 52nd birthday, Head Start!

Brittany Sullivan  May 22nd, 2017 

On Thursday, May 18, Scholastic and the National Head Start Association (NHSA) teamed up to celebrate Head Start’s 52nd birthday with a first-ever nationwide Community...

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Reflecting on the end of the school year

Deimosa Webber-Bey  May 18th, 2017 

The last month of school is a bookend, just as defining as the beginning. As teachers, we start the year sharing our expectations and setting classroom routines, as well...

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May is Latino Books Month!

Loribelle Lapaix  May 17th, 2017 

Latino Books Month celebrates Latino authors and illustrators, books that highlight Latino culture and Latin American identity and promotes literacy amongst Latinos.

Student from Buffalo, NY Wins 2017 Junior Scholastic® Can You Find Mapman®? Contest

Stephanie Agresti  May 15th, 2017 

Every year, students from across the country and around the world participate in the Junior Scholastic® "Can You Find Mapman®?" contest,...

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