The deadline for aspiring young journalists between the ages of 10 and 14 to apply to join the 2016–2017 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps is September 23, 2016!
Today on OOM we’re having so much fun celebrating International Talk Like a Pirate Day! We’re practicing our impressions by reading some great books from Scholastic...Read more
Around 250,000 children from across all 50 states and 25 countries read 204,594,918 minutes in the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge! We are so...Read more
Have I mentioned that I am a quilter? If not, now you know, and you can understand why I am excited to talk about National Sewing Month. It is also Shameless Promotion...Read more
There's a new head librarian in town! On Wednesday, Carla Hayden was sworn in as the Library of Congress' Librarian. Carla is the first African-...Read more
Back in October 2015, Scholastic announced that America’s longest-running and largest magazine for educators, Instructor Magazine®, was being...Read more
The library means many things to different people—it can serve as a home away from home, literary oasis, hands-on design lab, and so much more.
Hey, creative teens! In case you missed it, The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers announced yesterday that The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is now accepting...Read more
The election of 2016 is like no other, not only when it comes to the candidates, but how the media is covering it all. In this Washington Post article, Elliott...Read more
Today on OOM we’re celebrating some book birthdays for new releases from Scholastic, out today! Check out the list below of great reads for all ages, and let us know what...Read more
For generations, teachers have been using Scholastic Reading Club to help their students foster a lifelong love of reading.
In 2007, Captain Barrington Irving became the youngest pilot to fly around the world in a single engine airplane. On his incredible 97-day journey, he...Read more
This week, it's all about ghosts.
Groovy Joe: Ice Cream and Dinosaurs by Eric Litwin and Tom Lichtenheld, two of today’s most gifted children’s book creators, is the very first picture book adventure...Read more
This morning, Entertainmenly Weekly revealed the cover and first chapter of Room author Emma Donoghue’s first children's book, The...Read more
We’re reading some great new books for all ages from Scholastic to get in the school spirit. Check out the list below!
Bestselling and award-winning author Raina Telgemeier has a new book coming out next week – GHOSTS!
In honor of its release, celebrate with us on Twitter!
Today is International Literacy Day (September 8) and we want to help children everywhere become lifelong readers.
Did you know that on average ...Read more
Allison Gillingham from our Scholastic Teachers team joins us today on the blog to talk about our best classroom library ever campaign.
Did you know that The Magic School Bus is 30 years old? The first book, The Magic School Bus at the Waterworks, was published in the summer of 1986. It...Read more
Last week we were all sharing a New York Times article around the office about teacher Kyle Schwartz’s experiment in her third grade classroom, where she asked...Read more