"Art and music and books aren't extras," author Trent Reedy explains. "They're essential."
And he would know. CBS News This Morning aired a spectacular story today,...Read more
Today is Poetry at Work Day! As you can imagine, we have a ton of poems floating around the Scholastic office.
Last week’s nationwide polar vortex served as a stark reminder of the dangers of winter. This season is particularly perilous for homeless kids and...Read more
Book Pull [colloq]: When a library assistant or staff librarian (at Scholastic) pools a list of book requests from writers, editors, etc. and journeys down to the...Read more
My kids and I visited the playground quite often this Fall. Being a responsible parent, I found a park near our house with age appropriate equipment for my daughter....Read more
In just two days, something incredible is happening: iconic authors/illustrators Dav Pilkey (he of Captain Underpants fame) and Jeff Kinney (he of Diary of a Wimpy Kid...Read more
This year, we're celebrating the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 20. In honor of MLK Jr. Day, we've rounded up some of our teaching...Read more
Here at Scholastic, we think math is pretty cool. (And it's not just because Project Runway's Tim Gunn told us so.) The folks in our Education Group have been working on...Read more
Happy New Year and Happy National Mentoring Month! Now more than ever children need positive role models in their life. It is proven that young people who...Read more
Back in September, Scholastic Reading Club asked parents and teachers to share the Star Readers in their lives by nominating him or her at Scholastic.com/StarReader. Over...Read more
All of us at OOM have literary treasures -- rare books, first editions, author fan club newsletters, literary prints that adorn our walls -- and today, we brought them...Read more
Year after year on December 31st, as the clock inches towards midnight, millions of people vow to make a change in the coming year. But let's be honest, how many of you ...Read more
January is International Creativity Month! On a cold day like today (polar vortex, anyone?), what's better than cozying up indoors and putting your creativity to good use...
Because of a book, more people are flocking to The Frick—a gem of a museum on Manhattan's upper east side—than ever. Why?
A new year is about starting fresh...so if you're looking for something new to read, may we recommend one (or all!) of these new and forthcoming titles? Each of them has...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 great weekend!
Well, it's here, technically. And it came with a wollop overnight -- here in SoHo, Broadway is practically empty (!) and states of emergency have been called for much of...Read more
Happy New Year! We’ve shared some of our New Year’s Resolutions…what’s yours?
This has been a wonderful year for the literary world. From J.K. Rowling to F. Scott Fitzgerald, 2013 saw an abundance of awe-inspiring new releases and exciting revivals...Read more
What an outstanding year for the publishing world; there were dozens of phenomenal books that came out in 2013. The Internet is crawling with end-of-the-year round-ups and...Read more
I love the start of a new year--there's something about a clean slate that's so exciting. Like so many others, I've spent the past few days reflecting on 2013, thinking...Read more
2013 was a big year at The Scholastic Store. We welcomed hundreds of thousands of guests into the store, held hundreds of birthday parties and held the most events we've...Read more
Did you know that Scholastic has offices in 13 countries and exports books to nearly every country in the world? While the customers we serve around the world are...Read more
Over the course of the last 12 weeks, we've highlighted the work of some of our favorite children's book author/illustrators who showed us what "Read Every Day. Lead a...Read more