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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
Cover image for Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers by Dav Pilkey (Scholastic, August 28, 2012).  (PRNewsFoto/Scholastic Corporation)

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...

Oct 19, 2011, 10:24 ET
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Trick or Tweet! Goosebumps Author R.L. Stine Takes Over Scholastic's Social Media for Halloween Frightfest!

R.L. Stine, bestselling author of the Goosebumps® series, will host a two-hour live chat at 1 p.m. (EDT) on Friday, Oct. 28 on the Facebook...

Oct 05, 2011, 10:33 ET
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Dani Nadel Named Chief Digital Marketing Officer, Scholastic Book Clubs and e-Commerce

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

Sep 26, 2011, 10:23 ET
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Wahoo! Scholastic Celebrates 25 Years of The Magic School Bus®

Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc.,  (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today...

Sep 23, 2011, 11:03 ET
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Scholastic Offers a Live Virtual Author Visit and a Thanksgiving Virtual Field Trip to Bring History to Life in Classrooms

This fall, Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, is hosting two free virtual classroom events...

Sep 22, 2011, 10:00 ET
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Scholastic Reports $50 Million in Sales of READ 180® Next Generation Since Launch in May

Scholastic Education announced today that it has sold more than $50 million of READ 180® Next Generation since the company released the...

Sep 22, 2011, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Reports Strong Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today reported 10% revenue growth and...