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In Our Feeds: Dr. Seuss, bedtime stories, weird panda facts & more

Brittany Sullivan  March 4th, 2016 

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!

Free resources for Women's History Month

Alexandra Wladich  March 1st, 2016 

Celebrate Women’s History Month in your classroom with these free resources from Scholastic.com:

Scholastic and We Need Diverse Books announce an expanded partnership!

Morgan Baden  February 29th, 2016 

Last year, Scholastic and the non-profit organization We Need Diverse Books™ partnered to bring a special edition flyer featuring curated titles to schools.

Lexus Eco Challenge

Guest Blogger  February 29th, 2016 

Scientists at the University of California, Davis, issued a report in the summer of 2015 that included an estimate of what the state’s severe drought had cost its...

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In Our Feeds: the Hogwarts IT guy, books for shelter dogs, and Lin-Manuel Miranda continues to be amazing

Megan Kaesshaefer  February 26th, 2016 

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!

Having fun with Klutz at the 2016 Toy Fair

Guest Blogger  February 25th, 2016 

Klutz had a blast showcasing their 2016 list at this year's Toy Fair at the Javits Center in New York City from February 13-16, as well as celebrating with fans at the...

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The importance of reading aloud to children every day

Alexandra Wladich  February 25th, 2016 

Thank you to everyone who participated in World Read Aloud Day 2016. We hope you will continue to read aloud to children in your life every day.

Today is World Read Aloud Day!

Alexandra Wladich  February 24th, 2016 

Today is World Read Aloud Day! If you haven’t made plans yet, don’t worry, we’ve compiled some of our favorite free resources and activities for you.

In Our Feeds: Harper Lee, vintage cereal boxes, teens & Tumblr, and lots of Harry Potter stuff (always)

Julia Graeper  February 19th, 2016 

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!

Tips for reading aloud from the #WRAD16 Twitter chat

Alexandra Wladich  February 19th, 2016 

Yesterday, Scholastic, along with literacy experts, authors, and educators Pam Allyn and Donalyn Miller, held a Twitter chat about ways parents and teachers can prepare...

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Educators, experts and authors unite at the Scholastic Education 2016 Reading Summit!

Kristen Joerger  February 18th, 2016 

Kwame Alexander, Pam Allyn, Carmen Agra Deedy, Barrington Irving and Lester Laminack were just a few of the inspiring speakers, authors and literacy champions who spoke to...

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#WRAD16 activities and a Twitter chat with literacy experts

Alexandra Wladich  February 17th, 2016 

Last week Donalyn Miller shared the critical importance of reading aloud to children.

In Our Feeds: Harry Potter tattoos, Van Gogh's bedroom, and Misty Copeland re-creates Degas

Gina Asprocolas  February 12th, 2016 

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!

New podcast episode: the power of picture books

Megan Kaesshaefer  February 12th, 2016 

“Picture books are healing in a way, and they help kids deal with the world. And they’re funny and they’re entertaining and they’re all the things that good art...

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Scholastic News Kid Reporters hit the polls in New Hampshire and make their CBS debut

Kristen Joerger  February 11th, 2016 

Tuesday, February 9th marked the date of the New Hampshire primary -- the first primary in the nation! Our intrepid team of Scholastic News Kid Reporters...

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Read, make, play, and learn this Valentine's Day

Morgan Baden  February 11th, 2016 

What's not to love about a day that celebrates love? <3 <3 <3

With Valentine's Day approaching this weekend, here's a round-up of some of our favorite...

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Free resources and a Twitter chat for World Read Aloud Day!

Alexandra Wladich  February 10th, 2016 

Research from the Kids & Family Reading Report has shown that 83% of children (ages 6-17) enjoy reading aloud at home as a fun, special activity to do...

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Career Corner: A February roundup of Scholastic jobs

Julia Graeper  February 9th, 2016 

Let's be honest: February can be a little bleak. Maybe a professional change would help! If you’re interested in books, literacy and education, you might be a great fit...

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Love at first read: The One

Julia Graeper  February 8th, 2016 

I consider myself a lifelong reader. I turn to books in good times, and bad; when I am energized, when I am tired; when I want to learn, escape, or bond with other readers...

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In Our Feeds: Breaking the rules, independent reading & the wizarding world

Brittany Sullivan  February 5th, 2016 

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!

In Our Feeds: Pottermore sorting, fiction lovers' struggles & literary Myers-Briggs

Kristen Joerger  January 29th, 2016 

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!

In exciting...

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Scholastic 2016 reading bingo

Deimosa Webber-Bey  January 28th, 2016 

Setting reading goals for yourself and the children in your world is a fun way to open a world of possible each year. The reading challenge that I tried in 2015 pushed me...

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New podcast episode: book trends for 2016

Megan Kaesshaefer  January 28th, 2016 

A new year means a new crop of books for us here at Scholastic. We recently sat down with two of our editors, Preeti Chhibber and David Allender, to record a podcast...

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Video spotlight: Whatever After, Oodlethunks, and Tui T. Sutherland's secrets!

Morgan Baden  January 27th, 2016 

Just in time for your lunch break, check out some of the latest videos to hit the Scholastic YouTube Channel: a series of sleepover challenges inspired by the Whatever...

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Using silly voices during read-aloud time

Julia Graeper  January 27th, 2016 

There are a lot of different reasons why parents love reading aloud with their kids.

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