Scholastic Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2016 Results and Fiscal 2017 Outlook

Scholastic  July 21st, 2016 

Today, Scholastic reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended May 31, 2015. You can read the complete press release here.

Scholastic at San Diego Comic Con

Brooke Shearouse  July 20th, 2016 

Here at OOM we’re so excited about San Diego Comic Con! The convention takes place from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24, and features comics and all aspects of the...

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Our favorite Scholastic moments from #ILA16

Alexandra Wladich  July 20th, 2016 

Earlier this month I attended the International Literacy Association (ILA) Conference & Exhibit in Boston, MA. In addition to speaking with dedicated educators, I had...

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Read twice, act once: A "My Bookprint" guest post

Guest Blogger  July 20th, 2016 

Hello, my name is Zaheer Booth. I am a junior at CUNY Hunter College, where I am captain of the Men's Fencing Team, and this summer I am interning in the library...

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Everyone has their own story

Nicole Ortiz  July 18th, 2016 

Hi! I'm the newest member of the Scholastic OOM blogging team, working as a communications assistant.

An epic trip: what I learned in Helsinki and the Hague

Guest Blogger  July 18th, 2016 
I learned about the fabled Finnish educational system, which is considered to be one of the best in the world.

Weekend listening: some of our favorite podcast episodes

Megan Kaesshaefer  July 15th, 2016 

Another hot summer weekend, another chance to cool off inside. With temperatures in New York City climbing into the high 90's, I plan to retreat indoors to cook, read, and...

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In Our Feeds: #BlackLivesMatter booklist, Pokémon Go, Dr. Seuss’ paintings & more

Michael Barrett  July 15th, 2016 

Every Friday, we share a handful of links that we found informative, provocative, or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a great weekend!

Books on the move

Guest Blogger  July 15th, 2016 

Hannah Orlove is a freelancer in The Scholastic Library & Archive, helping with the massive renovation project that we are doing this summer. She grew up in...

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A literary vacation recap

Gina Asprocolas  July 15th, 2016 

Last week, my husband and I traveled to London for a summer vacation. I had never been to London before, so a lot of the traditional "touristy" places (Big Ben, the London...

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A hundred plus hours in NYC: Author Anna Woltz visits New York

Brooke Shearouse  July 14th, 2016 

Dutch author Anna Woltz visited New York City at the end of May to promote the US release of her latest novel, and first English-translated title, A Hundred Hours of...

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Throwback Thursday: Kittens!

Gina Asprocolas  July 14th, 2016 

For this week's Throwback Thursday, I headed down to the Archives hoping for a bit of inspiration from the Library team. They did not disappoint.

In their weekly...

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Philip Pullman's first graphic novel, coming to Scholastic!

Morgan Baden  July 14th, 2016 

Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials helped change children's literature. Now, we're thrilled to announce that we're publishing his first graphic novel!

Celebrating Bastille Day

Brooke Shearouse  July 14th, 2016 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating Bastille Day, an important holiday in France. Also known as French National Day, the celebrations honor the beginning of the French...

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New podcast episode: Edwidge Danticat

Suzanne McCabe  July 12th, 2016 

We're honored to have Edwidge Danticat join us for our latest Scholastic Reads podcast episode. 

Pokémon Go mania!

Brooke Shearouse  July 12th, 2016 

Here at OOM we’re a little obsessed with the new “Pokémon Go” mobile game. In case you haven’t heard, the game allows players to capture, battle and train virtual Pokémon ...

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My 5 favorite books featuring gymnasts

Morgan Baden  July 11th, 2016 

Every four years, it hits me: gymnastics mania.

I LOVE Olympic gymnastics. I follow the sport sporadically in between the Games, but fervently...

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Seeing the world through art: A "My Bookprint" guest post

Guest Blogger  July 11th, 2016  Comments • 1

We're thrilled to have three summer interns in the Corporate Communications team, all of whom will be blogging right here throughout the months ahead. Today we have...

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In Our Feeds: A door-to-door poet, Iron Man, Hermione & more

Brittany Sullivan  July 8th, 2016 

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!

American Girl fans, you'll love this news!

Morgan Baden  July 8th, 2016 

Who among us hasn't loved or known someone who's loved the iconic American Girl brand?

5-word book reviews: July edition

Morgan Baden  July 7th, 2016 

With so many books out in the world it can be hard to know what to read. And since we're all busy, sometimes a short book review is just what you need to help you figure...

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112 million minutes and counting!

Megan Kaesshaefer  July 6th, 2016 

Kids from around the world have logged an impressive 112 million minutes so far across nine weeks of the Summer Reading Challenge! We crunched some...

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Sweepstakes alert! Guided Reading Short Reads Fiction

Brittany Sullivan  July 5th, 2016 

Here at Scholastic, our core mission is built on that special moment when a child’s face lights up and he or she discovers the boundless possibilities in literature, no...

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Boredom busters

Guest Blogger  July 5th, 2016 

Listen, it's good for kids to be bored sometimes. (Some psychologists even recommend it!)

In Our Feeds: Harry Potter beach accessories, ice cream art, and authors' unexpected day jobs

Megan Kaesshaefer  July 1st, 2016 

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 (long and patriotic) weekend!...

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