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May 23, 2012, 13:29 ET
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Talented Teens Take Their Place on Stage at Carnegie Hall for the 2012 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Ceremony

Three-time Academy Award®-winning actress Meryl Streep, renowned artist Edward Sorel, and rapper MC Lars will share the spotlight at Carnegie...

May 22, 2012, 10:29 ET
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U.S. Governors' Spouses Sign On as "Reading Ambassadors" to Encourage Kids to Read Every Day this Summer

 To help students avoid the "summer slide"—the learning loss which can occur over summer break—48 U.S. Governors' Spouses, plus...

May 16, 2012, 15:42 ET
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Scholastic Names Jenny Frost Senior Vice President, E-Publisher And E-Book Strategy For Scholastic's E-Commerce Group

 Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that Jenny Frost has joined the...

Apr 30, 2012, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Updates Fiscal 2012 Earnings Guidance

 Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that it was increasing...

Mar 28, 2012, 16:45 ET
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Scholastic Announces Updated U.S. In-print Figures for Suzanne Collins's Bestselling The Hunger Games Trilogy

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the first update since January 2012 of U.S. in-print...

Mar 21, 2012, 15:29 ET
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Scholastic Revises Fiscal 2012 Third Quarter Results Following Connecticut Sales Tax Ruling Regarding School Book Clubs

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced today that it had revised its previously announced results for the third quarter ended...

Mar 19, 2012, 09:02 ET
Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, will publish "Jeremy Lin: Rising Star," a biography on basketball sensation Jeremy Lin, the first one geared to kids ages 8 and up. The book will be released simultaneously on April 1, 2012, in both e-book and paperback editions.  (PRNewsFoto/Scholastic Corporation)

Scholastic to Publish "Jeremy Lin: Rising Star" a Biography of the Basketball Sensation for Young Readers

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that it will publish "Jeremy Lin: Rising Star," a...

Mar 15, 2012, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2012 Third Quarter Results

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today reported higher revenue and...

Mar 14, 2012, 15:27 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter Dividend

 Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per share on...

Mar 14, 2012, 10:00 ET
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Virtual Field Trip Will Give More Than a Million Students an Early 20th Century Immigration Experience at Ellis Island

More than a million students from across the U.S. will travel to Ellis Island in New York Harbor on March 29 to learn the history of...

Mar 08, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release and Teleconference

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter fiscal year 2012...

Mar 05, 2012, 11:56 ET
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Scholastic Names Lucinda (Cindy) Durning Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Employee Services

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced that Lucinda (Cindy)...

Feb 02, 2012, 10:20 ET
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Scholastic to Launch New Series by #1 New York Times Bestselling and Award-Winning Author Maggie Stiefvater

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that it will publish a new four-book series by #1...

Jan 12, 2012, 08:02 ET
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Hold on to Your Underpants -- the Captain Is Back!

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, announced today that it will publish two new books in the...

Jan 03, 2012, 11:57 ET
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Scholastic Acquires Learners Publishing - An English Language Learning Supplemental Publisher in Singapore

 Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education, and media company, announced today that through its Singapore...

Dec 20, 2011, 09:05 ET
SCHOLASTIC TO PUBLISH INFINITY RING, A NEW MULTI-PLATFORM TIME TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES.  (PRNewsFoto/Scholastic Corporation)

Scholastic to Publish Infinity Ring, a New Multi-platform Time Travel Adventure Series

 Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, and the pioneering force behind the groundbreaking and...

Dec 15, 2011, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2012 Second Quarter Results

 Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today reported higher revenue and...

Dec 14, 2011, 13:02 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Declares Third Quarter Dividend

 Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced that its Board of Directors today approved a 25% increase in its regular quarterly...

Dec 08, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release and Teleconference

   Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter...

Nov 11, 2011, 10:10 ET
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Scholastic to Launch "The 39 Clues: Rapid Fire" Daily eBook Short Stories for the Holidays

This holiday season, Scholastic breaks new ground by expanding upon the global success of the bestselling multi-media adventure series The 39...