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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. 

Bill Clinton to present award to Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson

Morgan Baden  October 12th, 2017 

Earlier this month we announced that Dick Robinson, the Chairman and CEO of Scholastic, will be honored with the 2017 Literarian award by the National Book Foundation.

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Stephanie

Scholastic  October 12th, 2017 

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

"The work we're doing is...

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Join the #21DayReadAloud challenge!

Alexandra Wladich  October 12th, 2017 

One of my greatest memories as a child was when my mom would read aloud to me. Not only did I love being read aloud my favorite story (The Giving Tree by Shel...

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UNICEF & Scholastic team up this Halloween to help kids #BeScaryGood

Gina Asprocolas  October 12th, 2017 

If you've ever trick-or-treated or greeted trick-or-treaters at your door, then you remember UNICEF's little orange boxes. In October, UNICEF provides children with these...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: William shares more about how he uses his computer science degree

Scholastic  October 11th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our new series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team—the people who work behind the...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Jessica

Scholastic  October 10th, 2017 

Strong, sophisticated technologies underpin everything we do at Scholastic, from publishing books to hosting book fairs to providing materials for educators.

A social media recap of New York Comic Con

Gina Asprocolas  October 9th, 2017 

Every year, fans from around the world descend on the Javits Center in New York City for New York Comic Con, one of the U.S.'s biggest comic conventions...

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Hispanic Heritage Month book picks

Michael Barrett  October 4th, 2017 

In observance of Hispanic Heritage Month, we are celebrating the profound accomplishments Hispanic and Latino Americans have made to our ever-growing, diverse society. We...

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