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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Avi

Scholastic  September 18th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team!

Wild West Book Fair: Saddle Up and Read! #mybookfair

Josephine Djonovic  September 15th, 2017 

Schools all over the country are saddling up for the Fall 2017 theme: Wild West Book Fair! At this wild Book Fair, educators, students, and families are...

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The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Goes on Tour!

Michael Barrett  September 15th, 2017 

D.C. exhibit opens today. The traveling exhibition will visit Tulsa, Oklahoma; Lexington, Kentucky; Elmira, New York; and Youngstown, Ohio.

Throwback Thursday: It comes 'full circle' with Scholastic Book Clubs

Michael Barrett  September 14th, 2017 

As a book lover, I faced a major conundrum: I never liked to read aloud in class or at home.

Parents: How to place an order with Book Clubs

Emily Morrow  September 14th, 2017 

Your child brought home their Scholastic Book Clubs flyer. Now what? Learn how parents and families can place their book orders in this short tutorial video from our Book...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Valerie

Scholastic  September 13th, 2017 

Scholastic is known for our award-winning and bestselling books and entertainment, for our Book Clubs and Fairs, for the classroom magazines and teaching resources, and...

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2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: Submissions are now open

Michael Barrett  September 13th, 2017 

Students in grades 7–12 can submit their original works starting today and join the legacy of Awards’ alumni including Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Zac Posen, Stephen King...

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Four tutorial videos to help teachers get started with Scholastic Book Clubs

Emily Morrow  September 12th, 2017 

Our Book Clubs team has prepared four tutorial videos to help walk teachers through the process of getting started, placing an order, and taking full advantage of all the...

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Career Corner: A September Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  September 11th, 2017 

This month we're highlighting Scholastic’s Technology Associate Program, designed to identify, train, and promote the next generation of leaders. 

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing William

Scholastic  September 11th, 2017 

Scholastic is known for our award-winning and bestselling books and entertainment, for our Book Clubs and Fairs, for the classroom magazines and teaching resources, and...

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That's a wrap for the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge!

Gina Asprocolas  September 8th, 2017 

As of 3 pm ET today, the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge has officially closed! We want to extend a big THANK YOU to all the happy campers who...

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Super 5: Back-to-school power moves to start the year strong

Guest Blogger  September 7th, 2017 

This is a great time to get a clear sense of how to support learning at home throughout the year.

James Patterson & Scholastic Book Clubs help build 3,500 classroom libraries

Michael Barrett  September 7th, 2017 

Scholastic research classroom libraries across the country only have half the recommended amount of books per classroom, and are often funded by teachers themselves.

Scholastic to Publish Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic

Julia Graeper  September 6th, 2017 

Scholastic announced today that Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic will be published in October 2017! The book will be a...

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Celebrate International Literacy Day with three ways to support reading at home

Alexandra Wladich  September 6th, 2017 

Today is International Literacy Day and in celebration of the day, Scholastic is calling attention to the global need to increase access to children’s books in the home...

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There's only three days left in the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge!

Gina Asprocolas  September 5th, 2017 

While some may consider Labor Day weekend the official end of summer, all of us here at Scholastic know that summer isn't over until the Summer Reading Challenge...

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National Student Poets honored at Library of Congress

Michael Barrett  September 1st, 2017 

Yesterday, five teen poets were honored at the Library of Congress and met actor Alfre Woodward and U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera.

In case you missed the...

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Get in the Book Fair groove with a "Fantastic Scholastic Book Parade" and a contest!

Alexandra Wladich  August 31st, 2017 

Are you looking for a groovy, fun, and interactive way to celebrate reading with your children or students? Bestselling author Eric Litwin is turning up excitement for...

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Hard work, essential questions, and response journals: items from my teacher toolbox

Deimosa Webber-Bey  August 28th, 2017 

Reflecting on my experience as a teacher, I am trying to imagine what I would do if I was returning to the classroom this month, in the middle of a natural disaster and a...

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The best back-to-school advice we've ever received

Emily Morrow  August 24th, 2017 

Back-to-school season is in full swing, and it's making our staff reminisce about our first days of school, both joyous and frightening!

Announcing the 2017 School Librarian of the Year Award winners!

Nicole Ortiz  August 24th, 2017 

Each year, School Library Journal and Scholastic Library Publishing recognize passionate, inspiring librarians from all across the country for their dedication to...

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How and why to make books with your little reader

Julia Graeper  August 23rd, 2017 

We do a lot of storytelling in my house, and find ways to bring reading into our everyday lives outside of bedtime read-alouds.

Get ready for the solar eclipse with these resources

Emily Morrow  August 18th, 2017 

If you're like us, you've been talking a lot about the solar eclipse that will happen on August 21. The last total solar eclipse that was visible from the U.S....

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Last call for entries in the Scholastic Mag Vacay sweepstakes!

Emily Morrow  August 18th, 2017 

Calling all teachers: In case you missed it, our Classroom Magazines team has been hosting a major sweepstakes all summer long, and you have less than two weeks to get...

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That feeling when you get obsessed with a new (to you!) author

Julia Graeper  August 16th, 2017 

 I am now in the midst of my very favorite kind of reading.

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