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Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET image

James Patterson & Scholastic Reading Club Award First Round of Grants to School Libraries; Due to High Demand for Funding, Patterson Announces an Additional $250,000 - Bringing Total to $1.75 Million to Help Libraries Across the U.S.

NEW YORK, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Share this release: Three months ago, James Patterson and Scholastic Reading Club pledged to donate $1.5 million to school libraries across the country. They have already received more than 28,000 applications for funding grants. Because of the overwhelming number of requests for books and additional classroom resources made on...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:50 ET

Lily The Unicorn, Produced by The Jim Henson Company and Based on the Book by Dallas Clayton, Debuts as Part of Amazon Studios' Kids Pilot Season

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lily the Unicorn, the latest project from The Jim Henson...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

Questar Assessment Inc. Becomes a Contributing Member of the IMS Global Learning Consortium, Deepens Commitment to Technology-Enabled Innovation

MINNEAPOLIS, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Questar Assessment Inc. announced today that it has become a contributing...

Jun 30, 2015, 08:59 ET

MassMutual Introduces the MassMutual Center for Special Needs at The American College

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and...