Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results

Scholastic  December 18th, 2014 

Today we reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal 2015 second quarter ended November 30, 2014.

Our most stellar books of 2014!

Stephanie Smith  December 17th, 2014 

It has been an incredible year here at Scholastic. We’ve published an extraordinary number of wonderful books, including exciting debuts and new releases from some of our...

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Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson remembers Norman Bridwell

Guest Blogger  December 17th, 2014 

All of us at Scholastic are deeply saddened by the news that Norman Bridwell, the creator of Clifford the Big Red Dog, died last Friday evening on Martha’s...

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A sad farewell to Norman Bridwell

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 16th, 2014  Comments • 7

Sad news reached us today at Scholastic. It's with heavy hearts that we report the passing of Norman Bridwell, author/illustrator of the Clifford the...

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10 school librarians to follow on Twitter

Brittany Sullivan  December 15th, 2014  Comments • 5

We were fortunate enough to meet some truly incredible school librarians in 2014.

These library professionals are charging ahead, exemplifying what it means to be a...

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Our 9 favorite quotes about reading from 2014

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 15th, 2014 

This year we launched our new literacy initiative, Open a World of Possible, which celebrates the pleasure and power of reading.

In Our Feeds: Beautiful sentences, the best of 2014, Harry Potter redesigned & more

Brittany Sullivan  December 12th, 2014 

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!

Twitter chat recap: "What kids want in books" holiday gift guide

Michael Barrett  December 12th, 2014  Comments • 1

Yesterday afternoon, Scholastic hosted a live Twitter chat related to the research we released last week titled "What Kids Want in Books" -- a "sneak peek" from our...

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8 coolest kids we met in 2014

Kristen Joerger  December 11th, 2014 

With just three weeks left in 2014, it's time to start reflecting on all of the awesome things that happened this year! Today, the editors of Scholastic News announced...

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The Twelve Days of YA

Guest Blogger  December 11th, 2014 

Emily Morrow from our This is Teen team is here to talk about The 12 Days of YA! 

Twitter chat: What kids want in books

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 11th, 2014 

This holiday season, why not give kids the kinds of books they want to read? As a part of our Kids & Family Reading Report (5th edition) sneak peek...

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Scholastic’s commitment to invest in early childhood education

Alexandra Wladich  December 10th, 2014 

As a company that has championed the importance of early learning, we are excited to announce Scholastic’s commitment to provide in-kind donations of more than $1 million...

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Literacy is the birthright of every child

Alexandra Wladich  December 10th, 2014 

Today is Human Rights Day. At Scholastic, we believe that literacy – the ability to read, write and understand – is the birthright of every child andthat...

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OOM celebrates Christmas with books

Stephanie Smith  December 9th, 2014 

One of my favorite parts of Christmas in New York is walking up Fifth Avenue and seeing all the beautiful store windows while shopping for Christmas gifts. This year I’m...

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Career corner: Your monthly roundup of Scholastic jobs

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 9th, 2014  Comments • 3

Are you passionate about books, literacy, and education? You might be a great fit for Scholastic!

Celebrate the holidays with Nick Cannon and The Rockettes

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 8th, 2014 

Nothing says "happy holidays" like The Rockettes and their bedazzled, magical, deck-outed kickline. Add Nick Cannon into the mix with his new Christmas book, ...

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In Our Feeds: Underrated books, literary hotels, and wizard school for muggles

Nadia Almahdi  December 5th, 2014 

Each 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!

Q&A with New York Times bestselling author Sarah Mlynowski

Stephanie Smith  December 4th, 2014  Comments • 2

Today OOM welcomes Sarah Mlynowski, author of the New York Times bestselling Whatever After series, which follows Abby and her brother Jonah as they...

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Spread the joy this holiday season with 25 Days of Klutz giveaways

Guest Blogger  December 4th, 2014 

Guest blogger Devin MacDonald is here to tell us a bit about the holiday campaign the Klutz team is running—The 25 Days of Klutz!

OOM celebrates Chanukah with books

Stephanie Smith  December 3rd, 2014 

Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, it’s officially time to start thinking about holiday gift-giving. Chanukah is on the horizon and begins at sundown on December 16th....

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The "Scholastic Santa" story has stolen our hearts

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 3rd, 2014  Comments • 3

There is a powerful story making the rounds online this week starring a Michigan teacher who just wanted to help her student save money to buy a book.

What do kids want in books? New research revealed

Michael Barrett  December 3rd, 2014  Comments • 2

It’s that time of year again to find the perfect gift.

Okay, so you survived Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but as you checked off the items on your “shopping list...

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The Obamas shopped small (and bought 17 books!)

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 1st, 2014 

This Saturday was Small Business Saturday, a nationally recognized day when people are encouraged to support their local community by shopping "small" at...

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Celebrate National Family Week!

Guest Blogger  November 26th, 2014 

Welcoming Leticia Bennett from Scholastic's Family and Community Engagement team to the blog. She's here to share tips for parents and families around...

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