Calling all foodies and math fanatics! Register today and tune in on 4/29 at 1pm EST for the Math@Work: Culinary Arts webisode.The Chew’s Carla Hall,...Read more
Post offices intimidate me. I don't get how they work. I'm an infrequent visitor. Every winter when I need to send some holiday packages I inevitably end up in the wrong...Read more
Last week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that thousands of new pre-k seats will be open for the next school year. However, NYC is not the only community...Read more
"Neither a borrower nor a lender be," Polonius advises his son in Hamlet. When it comes to books, I'm not sure I'd take his advice that far (...Read more
Aside from one terrible acrostic poem I wrote in third grade about Mr. Squiggly, my class hamster, I have always written in prose. So to celebrate National Poetry Month, I...Read more
Big news, teachers: registration for the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge is officially open! If you want to keep your students reading this summer,...Read more
Worlds Collide has launched, and no lie, it's one of the coolest things ever!
Flashback: the school was in Far Rockaway, the decade was the ‘80s, and the librarian was Mrs. Antosofsky… Our class visited the library once a week, sat...Read more
If you’re like most American parents, you probably enjoy a glass of wine or beer now and then. As such, your kids probably know there are special drinks for grown-ups only...Read more
Every Friday we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny—or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a good weekend!
Hello friends! I am the new librarian at Scholastic, where I catalog, manage the archive, facilitate the employee book club, and help my fellow librarian Karen Van Rossem...Read more
I recently read a great article in The New York Times called "Really, You're Not in a Book Club?" Apparently we are experiencing a "book club boom"—approximately...Read more
I recently overheard my six year old niece asking her mother for an iPhone. Although my niece is still mastering the skills needed to become a fluent reader, she is an...Read more
The epic combination of Peanut Butter and Jelly is celebrated today, April 2nd. Yes, there is such a thing as National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day!
National Poetry Month in April marks a high point in the National Student Poets' year of service. This month, each of these five literary ambassadors...Read more
Here's an awesome campaign: "Geek the Library" is helping spread awareness about just how critical libraries are and the increasingly important role they play in their...Read more
Research tells us that teachers typically spend 4-6 weeks at the beginning of every school year re-teaching materials from the previous year. Why? Because students have...Read more
March is National Nutrition Month, and you've likely seen a lot of health and wellness-related content in the news lately. I came across the USDA's re-imagined food...Read more
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!
Yesterday, USA Today revealed the cover and an excerpt of The Iron Trial – the first book in a new fantasy series for middle-grade...Read more
During her recent trip to China (March 19-26, 2014), the First Lady invited kids in U.S. classrooms to submit their questions about her trip. The questions rolled in, from...Read more
March is a big month at Klutz! It's not only when the new release for Spring hit shelves but it's also National Craft Month.
Today we're sharing a guest post from the editors at Choices magazine. Check out their tips for National Nutrition Month below, and be sure to visit their great blog,...Read more
In The Verge’s recent video feature, “The Future is Now,” president of Scholastic Media Deborah Forte discussed Scholastic’s goal in delivering unified on-screen...Read more