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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...

Sep 21, 2011, 15:24 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Second Quarter Dividend

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the...

Sep 19, 2011, 09:48 ET
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Scholastic Inks Deal to Offer Sourcebooks' Children's Titles as e-Books on New Scholastic e-Reading App

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced a partnership agreement with...

Sep 15, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Earnings Release and Teleconference

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

Sep 07, 2011, 09:00 ET
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Scholastic and Ruckus Media Announce New Children's Transmedia Imprint

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company today announced the creation of a new innovative...

Sep 06, 2011, 11:29 ET
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Twenty Schools From Eleven States to Appear in 2012 Scholastic Book of World Records for Most Reading Minutes Logged

Twenty elementary and middle schools across the country have a lot to celebrate as they go back to school – they rank as the Top 20 schools...

Jul 22, 2011, 10:14 ET
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Scholastic Names Anne Boynton-Trigg, Vice President, Export, and Edie Perkins, Vice President, International Product Development

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced two important appointments...

Jul 21, 2011, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Announces Fiscal 2011 Results and Fiscal 2012 Outlook

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

Jul 20, 2011, 16:05 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces First Quarter Dividend

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL) announced that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the...

Jul 18, 2011, 10:57 ET
Scholastic Media today announced a new addition to its award-winning and best-selling I SPY(TM) interactive franchise with the release of I SPY(TM) Castle for the Nintendo DS(TM). I SPY(TM) Castle will take gamers on a riddle-, puzzle- and brainteaser-filled exploration through a legendary castle.  It will be available at retail this fall for $19.99.  (PRNewsFoto/Scholastic Corporation)

Scholastic Media Launches New I SPY™ Game on Nintendo DS™

Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced a new addition to...

Jul 14, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Earnings Release and Teleconference

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter fiscal year 2011...

Jul 11, 2011, 12:03 ET
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Scholastic Media Launches New Magic School Bus Game on Nintendo DS™

Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today it will bring The...

Jun 23, 2011, 07:05 ET
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Scholastic Statement on J.K. Rowling's Pottermore Announcement

(NASDAQ: SCHL)  Scholastic is proud to be a key partner in the Pottermore project, including connecting teachers and parents from our school...

Jun 06, 2011, 10:44 ET
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Scholastic Media Launches I SPY ™ Super Challenger for LeapFrog's Leapster Explorer™

Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced a new addition to...

May 23, 2011, 12:38 ET
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The 2011 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Ceremony at Carnegie Hall Honors the Nation's Best Teen Artists and Writers

The country's most talented teens will be honored at the 88th annual Scholastic Art & Writing Awards ceremony at New York City's Carnegie Hall...