It was an inspirational weekend in Atlanta for me and several thousand librarians, revealing the Youth Media Award winners and talking about the trends for 2017 at the...Read more
Setting reading goals for yourself and the children in your world is a fun way to open a world of possible each year, and in 2016 we shared our first reading challenge for...Read more
Happy New Year! Scholastic has some new job postings, which we've highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!
It's the first Throwback Thursday post of the year! With Martin Luther King, Jr. Day happening this Monday, our...Read more
In 2016 I didn’t read a book written by a teenager, a book set in South America (well, I counted it in my Eisner square), a book with a dog on the cover, a book written by...Read more
A healthy body of water is one that is indicative of flourishing bug life. When you’ve got bugs in your creek or stream, you’ve got fish feeding on them. A healthy...Read more
This year marks the 50th birthday of Kwanzaa, founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga.
Are you wondering what book is going to be the winning gift this holiday season? Or, are you looking for a few books that you can read aloud or share that celebrate...Read more
Every year, we get the opportunity to meet inspiring, creative, and courageous kids through our Scholastic Classroom Magazines and 2016 was no different. In fact, this...Read more
If you’re old enough to remember December 8, 1980, then you probably remember where you were when you got word that John Lennon had been murdered outside his apartment...Read more
It's December! When I think of December, I think of the holidays and snowy winter scenes... even though it usually starts to snow here at Scholastic HQ in New York City in...Read more
This year, more than 300 kids from across the country and around the world mailed in applications to join the award-winning Scholastic News Kids Press Corps...Read more
Scholastic Parent & Child® is excited to announce the winners of its fourth annual Gold Star Toy Awards. This year’s 32 winning children’s toys and games are...Read more
We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend, filled with good food and good books.
This year, members of the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps interviewed presidential candidates, athletes, authors and celebrities. Perhaps the most exciting sit-down was...Read more
As part of our celebration around the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, we're highlighting the stories of participating schools around the...Read more
This week, Scholastic Trade authors including Dav Pilkey, author of Dog Man and Captain Underpants, and Maggie Stiefvater, author of the Shiver...Read more
Did you know that teachers in the early- to mid-20th century were expected to educate children in nutrition, morality, even gum massage?