Summer reading around the globe: Nigeria's success

Alexandra Wladich  September 28th, 2017 

Earlier this week we announced the Best in State schools, top libraries and top community partners who logged the most reading minutes in the 2017 Scholastic Summer...

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I read YA's summer 2018 cover reveals

Gina Asprocolas  September 28th, 2017 

Yesterday, I read YA hosted a great mini-campaign on Twitter: every hour on the hour, beginning at 11am ET, they revealed a cover of a new YA book set to release next...

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Top 10 "Scholastic Reads" episodes for #InternationalPodcastDay!

Nicole Ortiz  September 28th, 2017 

This Saturday is International Podcast Day! To celebrate this powerful entertainment and education medium, our team gathered a few top episodes on Scholastic Reads...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Ryan

Scholastic  September 27th, 2017 

The best part about working at Scholastic is knowing that the end result of my labors means a kid gets to read a book. —Ryan Goudjil...

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: 3 Questions with Bill Konigsberg, author of Honestly Ben

Brooke Shearouse  September 27th, 2017 

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: 5 Questions [in this instance 3 Questions] is a spotlight on OOM dedicated to exploring Scholastic’s amazing distinct voices. We’...

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Congratulations, happy campers!

Gina Asprocolas  September 27th, 2017 

The results of the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge are in!

Celebrating September 26th book releases from Scholastic!

Brooke Shearouse  September 26th, 2017 

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...

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From page to screen: Aimee Friedman talks about the "Sea Change" movie adaptation

Guest Blogger  September 25th, 2017 

Sea Change was released into the world in 2009, and now, television viewers can watch it on Lifetime! Below, the New York Times bestselling author of ...

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The Magic School Bus visits Times Square

Emily Morrow  September 25th, 2017 

The Magic School Bus took a special field trip to Times Square as we rang the Closing Bell at Nasdaq!

Banned Books Week 2017

Brooke Shearouse  September 25th, 2017 

What do Drama, The Hunger Games, and Captain Underpants all have in common?

Apart from being wonderful books...each of them has, at one point or another,...

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Scholastic continues supporting educators affected by recent hurricanes

Scholastic  September 25th, 2017 

All of us at Scholastic are sending support and well wishes to the educators, children, and families affected by the recent hurricanes. As noted by our first response to...

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Get a first look at Jim Kay's Marauder's Map

Emily Morrow  September 22nd, 2017 

We dropped a few hints on social media earlier this week about a big reveal that was coming with #ISolemnlySwear (in case you missed them, look here and here!). Some of...

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Start reading I Survived: The American Revolution, 1776

Emily Morrow  September 22nd, 2017 

The latest installment in the bestselling I Survived series by Lauren Tarshis is here! In this book, readers are transported back to 1776 to the battlefields of the...

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Thoughts on how to support readers

Julia Graeper  September 21st, 2017 

Here's what you need to bookmark for your evening reading from my favorite blog, Reader Leader. (Click on each title below to follow the link.)

September 21 is the International Day of Peace

Loribelle Lapaix  September 21st, 2017 

International Day of Peace is celebrated worldwide on September 21 and this year the focus is on engaging and mobilizing people throughout the world to...

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Scholastic President & CEO Dick Robinson to receive the National Book Foundation’s 2017 Literarian Award

Scholastic  September 21st, 2017 

The Literarian Award will be presented at the 68th National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner on November 15, 2017.

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: Discover "Honestly Ben" by Bill Konigsberg

Brooke Shearouse  September 20th, 2017 

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: Discover is a spotlight on OOM dedicated to connecting readers with books written by distinct voices. We’ll take a look at the...

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Say goodbye to the guilt: dealing with the visibility factor in family engagement

Guest Blogger  September 20th, 2017 

Most of us seem to measure family engagement by the amount of time families spend at the school, and celebrate only the visible acts of family engagement

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Nick

Scholastic  September 20th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team!

"There are countless...

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Reading the world around me: A “My Bookprint” Post

Guest Blogger  September 19th, 2017 

We're thrilled to introduce our Corporate Communications and Trade Publicity fall intern. Meet Ashley Spruill!

Scholastic News Kid Reporter covers Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Stephanie Agresti  September 19th, 2017 

The Scholastic News Kids Press Corps, a group of talented young journalists, ages 10–14, from across the United States and around the world, recently...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Avi

Scholastic  September 18th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team!

Meet board book author/illustrator Joyce Wan (plus, a giveaway!)

Brooke Shearouse  September 18th, 2017 

How do you celebrate the publication of an adorable bedtime-themed board book full of gentle language, twinkling stars and cozy, smiley pillows lolling in window nooks or...

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Dav Pilkey on CBS Sunday Morning

Morgan Baden  September 18th, 2017 

Captain Underpants has a new fan in the CBS Sunday Morning show!

In a weekend segment, Rita Braver from CBS sat down with Dav Pilkey to examine the phenomenon...

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Aimee Friedman and Liz Sczudlo discuss the "Sea Change" movie adaptation

Guest Blogger  September 15th, 2017 

Sea Change was released into the world in 2009, and now, television viewers can watch it on Lifetime!