Back in November, we welcomed 27 new and 8 returning Kid Reporters to our Scholastic News Kids Press Corps team. These talented young writers were selected from more than...Read more
Why are there so many kids in this country who are striving readers and not thriving readers? How can we get kids excited about learning? How can we get kids to...Read more
Did you know that Pythagoras—famous for his theorem of right triangles—was the leader of a mystical movement whose members were forbidden from eating...Read more
Looking back at 2015, there were so many memorable moments that reminded us of the resilience, creativity and passion that fuel libraries across the country. From James...Read more
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!
With exactly...Read more
Last week we announced the expansion of My Very Own Library (MVOL), a lit
Podcasters and book lovers, lend us your ears. Today we announced the launch of our new podcast, "Scholastic Reads,” which is all about the children's books we publish and...Read more
Last week Brown Middle School in El Paso, Texas hosted a special holiday book fair to give the gift of reading. As part of their Scholastic Holiday Book Fair,...Read more
Growing up I was fortunate to have access to books at home. My home library was filled with a variety of titles and genres—including duplicate copies of books my brother...Read more
Last weekend, the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention took place in Minneapolis, MN. It was an inspiring weekend filled with speakers and...Read more
We have exciting news from some of our top literacy experts.
Parent & Child® magazine is excited to announce the winners of its third annual Gold Star Toy Awards. This year’s 26 winning children’s toys and games are...Read more
Today we're thrilled to welcome author Cynthia Lord to the blog! Cynthia is the author of the Shelter Pet Squad series and an avid animal lover.
Today, we're proud to introduce you to the next generation of young journalists! We're welcoming 27 new and eight returning Scholastic News Kid Reporters to our team this...Read more
Scholastic Book Fairs teams up with the Sandals Foundation to help “raise rock-star readers” in the CaribbeanNovember 13th, 2015
Today we have a guest post from Dillon Kalkhurst, Director Community Engagement & Strategic Partnerships for Scholastic Book Fairs.
At Scholastic, our mission is to get books into the hands of children to spark their imaginations and help them “open a world of possible”. However, this mission would not...Read more
We know that communicating with parents can be one of the toughest parts of being an educator. But as parent-teacher conferences roll around, it’s a great...Read more
Each Friday, we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny — or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Enjoy!
“The modern school librarian plays many roles within a school and is an invaluable resource for literacy instruction, the integration of technology and so much more,” said...Read more
It’s officially the month of Thanksgiving. We’ve compiled some of our favorite (free!) Thanksgiving resources for you to use with your students this holiday season.
The pressure is on. November is National Novel Writing Month, also known as NaNoWriMo.
I’m ridiculous with a pen. - Christopher Myers
In an evening that celebrated the power of books and reading to change the lives of children, Goddard Riverside Community Center honored our Chairman...Read more
Books. Kids. Moms who are librarians.
This video is everything.
Presenting MC Lars featuring Watsky in "Never Afraid:"
In Our Feeds: haunted houses, literary Halloween costumes, and what you learn when you date a Harry Potter fanOctober 23rd, 2015
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 great weekend!