Growing up, I was definitely a diary kind of girl. From the hardcover journals with the little gold locks to the electronic Dear Diary toy of the mid-90s (#...Read more
I haven't quite gone sweater shopping yet but Sunday was the first day of Fall!
Fall has so many great holidays...Halloween, Thanksgiving, National Punctuation Day...Read more
What if I told you in order to get a full clean bill-of-health from your pediatrician, you should read aloud to your child daily?
Last week, Pam Allyn joined us for a "Back to School Night"-themed chat on the Scholastic Facebook page. Pam is a literacy expert, the founder of LitWorld...Read more
It is National Punctuation Day.
Or should I say: 'It's National Punctuation Day!'?
Books can entertain us, educate us, enlighten us. And sometimes, books can help promote peace.
Harry Potter. Captain Underpants. The Hunger Games. Goosebumps. While these books may not share similar...Read more
We’re thrilled to introduce Sojourner Ahebee, Michaela Coplen, Nathan Cummings, Aline Dolinh and Louis Lafair - the second annual class of literary ambassadors for the...Read more
Choices magazine is proud to announce the birth of our brand-spanking new blog, TeenBeing: For all the adults who are helping teens make great decisions.
Do you have a Star Reader in your life? Scholastic is celebrating readers from Pre-K through Middle School by featuring Star Readers in the print flyers, which are...Read more
Decades ago, Maurice Sendak felt dismissed by reviewers of "adult" books. They didn't take him seriously. But the brilliant, hilarious, and often cantankerous (apparently...Read more
In the office, we're throwing around our favorite quotes about Hermione Granger. What's yours?
"We are off to a great start this year, as schools continue to turn to Scholastic for broad-scale instruction solutions to raise student achievement in the Common Core era...Read more
176,438,473. That's how many minutes kids around the world logged this summer in the seventh annual Scholastic Summer Challenge! Open from May 6th to...Read more
It's true that Scholastic prints millions of books each year, but we're also thinking about our impact on the environment! Back in 2008, we set a goal to increase the...Read more
Today, #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning YA powerhouse Maggie Stiefvater gives hungry fans what they’ve been waiting for with book #2 of The Raven...Read more
Homework, early mornings, heavy book bag. Ugh. Sometimes getting back into the swing of things at school after a care-free summer can be a challenge for kids. If you're a...Read more
Breaking book news: The 2013 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature has been announced, and The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson has been...Read more
This time of year is filled with fresh notebooks, sharpened pencils, new laptops, and...lots of poetry?
Why, yes! That's because starting today, the Scholastic Art...Read more