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Dec 09, 2010, 11:07 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Earnings Release and Teleconference

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

Dec 02, 2010, 10:07 ET

Juta and Scholastic Join Forces to Distribute Children's Books and Educational Materials in South Africa

Juta and Company, South Africa's longest standing book publisher and retailer, has announced that effective January 2011, it will be the exclusive...

Nov 22, 2010, 10:41 ET
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Texas Approves New Research-Based, Comprehensive Early Childhood Curriculum From Scholastic for Adoption

The Texas State Board of Education unanimously approved Scholastic's Big Day® for PreK for the Proclamation 2011 PreKindergarten Adoption...

Nov 15, 2010, 11:35 ET

'The 39 Clues' Best Selling Multi-Media Series Awards Ninth Round of Cash Prizes from Scholastic

The 39 Clues™ is giving 36 lucky children a reason to celebrate, as Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media...

Nov 11, 2010, 10:40 ET

Lori Benton Named VP & Publisher, Scholastic Trade Publishing

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that Lori Benton has been named Vice President &...

Nov 08, 2010, 10:37 ET
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Thanksgiving Virtual Field Trip Brings More than a Million Students Nationwide to Plimoth Plantation on November 16, 2010

Almost a million students will visit historic Plimoth Plantation in a little over a week, and thanks to technology, not one of them will leave the...

Nov 03, 2010, 09:27 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Final Results of Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today the final results of its...

Oct 29, 2010, 08:44 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Preliminary Results of Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today the preliminary results of...

Oct 28, 2010, 11:24 ET
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Scholastic Launches Social Networking Site: You Are What You Read.com

To celebrate the importance of books and reading, Scholastic is launching You Are What You Read, a social networking site for readers around the...

Oct 21, 2010, 12:00 ET
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Powell's Books In Portland, Oregon, Wins Scholastic Bookstore Contest Prize of Store Visit by Suzanne Collins, Bestselling Author of The Hunger Games Trilogy

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, announced today that Powell's Books in Portland, Oregon, has won a...

Sep 30, 2010, 09:30 ET

Pajama Program and Scholastic Book Clubs Team Up to Help 100,000 Children Sleep Better and Read More

Students and families across the country can help Scholastic Book Clubs send 100,000 books to children in need through the Pajama Program this...

Sep 29, 2010, 09:00 ET

New Study on Reading in the Digital Age: Parents Say the Use of Electronic or Digital Devices Negatively Affects the Time Kids Spend Reading Books and Being Physically Active

In the 2010 Kids and Family Reading Report™, a national survey released today, children age 6 – 17 and their parents share their views...

Sep 28, 2010, 08:15 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Commencement of Tender Offer to Purchase Up to $150 Million of Common Stock

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that it has commenced a...

Sep 23, 2010, 07:00 ET
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Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Results

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today reported results for the fiscal 2011...

Sep 23, 2010, 06:30 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Intent to Commence Modified Dutch Auction to Repurchase $150 Million of Common Stock

Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced that its Board of Directors...

Sep 22, 2010, 13:02 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 $0.075 per share on the...

Sep 16, 2010, 11:00 ET
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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Earnings Release and Teleconference

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

Sep 02, 2010, 05:30 ET

Scholastic Book Clubs' ClassroomsCare Invites America's Students to Join the 'United States of Reading' to Give Books to Kids in Need

This Fall, students in classrooms across the country are once again being challenged to read to help kids in need. By participating in Scholastic...

Oct 05, 2009, 10:00 ET

Scholastic Media Announces Winners of National Clifford The Big Red Dog(R) BE BIG(TM) in Your Community Contest to Support Civic Engagement

It only takes a little...to BE BIG! Scholastic Media (Nasdaq: SCHL) today announced the winners of the first annual "BE BIG In your...

Sep 15, 2009, 05:35 ET

Eli and Peyton Manning Draft Kids for Scholastic Book Clubs' ClassroomsCare Challenge

There's a football/school match-up this fall and millions of kids across the U.S. will benefit if you get in the game. Top names in education and...