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In Our Feeds: The Hunger Games, shaking it off, words invented by writers & more

Brittany Sullivan  November 21st, 2014 

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!


Guest Blogger  November 20th, 2014 

We're welcoming Lizette Serrano, Director, Education/Library Marketing and Conventions Scholastic Trade Division to the blog today! 

Free Thanksgiving resources from

Alexandra Wladich  November 20th, 2014 

Are you looking for free educational resources for Thanksgiving? Well, look no further!

Jim Trelease: What Reading Is Really All About

Megan Kaesshaefer  November 18th, 2014 

Since writing his million-copy bestseller, The Read-Aloud Handbook, in 1982, Jim Trelease has traveled to all 50 states and abroad, advocating the benefits...

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Career corner: Your monthly roundup of Scholastic jobs

Lia Zneimer  November 18th, 2014 

Are you passionate about books, literacy, and education? You might be a great fit for Scholastic! While you can always search our careers site and our LinkedIn Career page...

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Walk a mile in Stacey’s shoes for American Diabetes Month

Deimosa Webber-Bey  November 17th, 2014 

To study up for this post recognizing American Diabetes Month, I reread The Truth About Stacey and Stacey’s Emergency

Pam Allyn on every child's right to read

Megan Kaesshaefer  November 17th, 2014 

If you do one thing today, listen to this.

In Our Feeds: Remembering R.A. Montgomery, coloring books and life-changing reads

Michael Barrett  November 14th, 2014 

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 good weekend!


The lost art of journal writing

Kristen Joerger  November 13th, 2014 

Last weekend, I found myself chatting with a fascinating older woman at a birthday party for a friend. As a young woman, she traveled the world as a professional ballet...

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BE BIG with Clifford on World Kindness Day

Guest Blogger  November 13th, 2014 

Danielle Klimashousky here from Scholastic Media to chat about World Kindess Day!

November 13th is World Kindness Day, a holiday...

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Word Nerd Wednesday: Gr8 textpectations

Lia Zneimer  November 12th, 2014 

Hey! How r u?

Your resident word nerd here, back 2 OOM after 4getting 2 post Word Nerd Wednesday 4 a few wks.

Going to resume typing normally now. I'm sure you...

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Take a virtual field trip to Ellis Island

Lia Zneimer  November 12th, 2014 

On this day in 1954, Ellis Island—once considered the "gateway to America"—officially shut its doors.

What does "possible" feel like?

Megan Kaesshaefer  November 12th, 2014 

As a part of our Open a World of Possible initiative, we asked kids to share with us what "possible" means to them. Not only did they impress us with their vocabulary and...

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Barry Lane: A Poem Is Not a Pepsi

Megan Kaesshaefer  November 11th, 2014 

Barry Lane has written many professional books including But How Do You Teach Writing?, After The End, Revisers Toolbox, and 51 Wacky We-...

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Celebrating 25 years of the Black Lagoon!

Megan Kaesshaefer  November 10th, 2014 

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the beginning of the beloved Black Lagoon series. We are celebrating this incredible milestone in a few special...

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