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15 Scholastic Parents articles to read this month

Guest Blogger  November 17th, 2017 

Our Scholastic Parents blogs, Raise a Reader and 

On the podcast: The importance of civics education

Emily Morrow  November 17th, 2017 

We've released a new podcast episode! This week, we're talking about civics education.

At a time when our republic feels particularly unsettled, we’re asking: What...

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Scholastic Book Clubs: The Book Boys visit New Orleans

Michael Barrett  November 17th, 2017 

Earlier this month, the Book Boys took a trip to the New Orleans Book Festival. They were on a mission to spread the Scholastic love of reading and share some favorite...

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Scholastic Book Clubs flyer reveal: The Book Boys preview the November flyers!

Guest Blogger  November 17th, 2017 

By Lizzie Powers—Scholastic Book Clubs

Happy November, everyone! This cold weather has come out of nowhere, but we are trying to get the most out...

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Free resources to learn about and celebrate Thanksgiving!

Alexandra Wladich  November 16th, 2017 

We are only a week away from Thanksgiving! As families around the country begin to plan for the holiday, we’ve compiled some of our favorite free Thanksgiving resources...

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Throwback Thursday: 33 years and 3 years of stories

Gina Asprocolas  November 16th, 2017 

Today is Thursday, November 16, which means not only is it Throwback Thursday, but it's also my 33rd birthday! *thows confetti* *opens presents* *cuts ice cream cake*...

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2017 holiday gift guide: Children’s books for all ages

Scholastic  November 15th, 2017 

Scholastic provides gift givers top book picks for kids ages 0–17, based on key research findings from the Scholastic Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th...

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Art & Writing Awards: Meet Elizabeth - an art educator

Michael Barrett  November 15th, 2017 

Every year, the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers in collaboration with Golden Artists Colors hosts a special art residency for educators to enhance their personal...

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It's our YALLFest recap, y'all

I Read YA  November 13th, 2017 

YALLFest is the country's largest young adult book festival. Held this past weekend in Charleston, SC, our I read YA team (along with some of our Scholastic authors)...

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The benefits of re-reading books

Loribelle Lapaix  November 9th, 2017 

Have you ever re- read a book? Maybe you read it a long time ago and chose to revisit it or it’s just one of your favorites?

Live from our library: Books that encourage kindness

Emily Morrow  November 7th, 2017 

The Scholastic Parents Facebook page went live with Scholastic librarian Deimosa Webber-Bey this week to share some book recommendations that encourage kindness!

Get ready for Veteran's Day with these resources

Emily Morrow  November 6th, 2017 

Veteran's Day is coming up, and it's a great opportunity to have a conversation with your children about important topics like war and military service while honoring the...

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Twitter Chat Recap: Supporting Striving Readers

Julia Graeper  November 3rd, 2017 

At Scholastic we talk a lot about not just the importance of reading, but about doing the important work of helping kids love to read.

For some kids,...

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November is National Inspirational Role Models Month

Loribelle Lapaix  November 3rd, 2017 

Happy National Inspirational Role Models Month!

Check out these Best in State school celebrations

Gina Asprocolas  November 3rd, 2017 

This year, kids read over 138 million minutes in the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge! We announced the Best in State winners back on...

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Talk with an author: Live with Gordon Korman

Emily Morrow  November 2nd, 2017 

This week, Scholastic Parents hosted a Facebook Live chat with author Gordon Korman! They talked about writing, his latest book, Restart, and about bullying....

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Throwback Thursday: The beginning of college football

Gina Asprocolas  November 2nd, 2017 

For my last Throwback Thursday post, Deimosa and I browsed through various bound volumes containing our old classroom magazines. As I was looking for an article about...

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20 bookish Halloween costumes we loved

Emily Morrow  November 1st, 2017 

Halloween night was filled with tricks, treats, candy, and costumes — and we saw some GREAT costumes! We asked our readers to share their bookish costumes with us, and...

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R.L. Stine and Marc Brown talk Mary McScary on Facebook Live

Gina Asprocolas  October 30th, 2017 

Halloween is right around the corner, so you know what that means – Goosebumps creator R.L. Stine dropped by our office to talk about all things spooky!...

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Live with Scholastic Parents: Understanding Learning Differences

Guest Blogger  October 27th, 2017 

This week, the Scholastic Parents team visited the Understood.org offices to chat with two experts about understanding learning differences and ways parents can be...

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Education stories we love

Julia Graeper  October 20th, 2017 

Want to find out what else is happening in education at Scholastic? Follow @ScholasticEd!

Art & Writing Awards: Meet Rebecca - an art educator

Michael Barrett  October 19th, 2017 

Every year, the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers in collaboration with Golden Artists Colors hosts a special art residency for educators to enhance their personal...

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Throwback Thursday: Halloween costume sales, trick-or-treating and more from Classroom Magazines

Gina Asprocolas  October 19th, 2017 

As you can probably tell just by our last few OOM posts, we really get into the Halloween spirit here at Scholastic. That made me think that we've probably always been...

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12 Scholastic Parents articles to read this month

Guest Blogger  October 18th, 2017 

Our Scholastic Parents blogs, Raise a Reader and The Learning Toolkit, offer readers eve

Career Corner: An October Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  October 13th, 2017 

This month, Scholastic has some new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. 

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