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Sep 21, 2020, 08:00 ET Scholastic Provides Educators with Flexible, Award-Winning Digital Solutions for Virtual Learning in 2020-21 Academic Year

As school districts nationwide begin the 2020–21 academic year, whether in person, remotely, or following a hybrid model, access to high-quality,...


Sep 10, 2020, 15:39 ET Dog Man: Grime and Punishment by Dav Pilkey Is The #1 Bestselling Book Overall In The U.S. And Canada

Dog Man is the top dog! The global bestselling series by author and illustrator Dav Pilkey makes a triumphant return to the #1 spot with Dog Man:...


Aug 24, 2020, 09:00 ET Scholastic Brings Civics Education to the Forefront with Launch of New 2020 United States Presidential Election Website for Grades 3-12

Drawing upon 100 years of experience covering news for kids, Scholastic is launching a new free website to help students in grades 3–12 learn about...


Aug 12, 2020, 08:01 ET New Scholastic Bookshelf Marks 100 Years of Navigating the World Through Story

For 100 years, Scholastic has provided stories and information that help children understand current events and contemporary issues, first as a...


May 19, 2020, 09:05 ET Scholastic Releases New Interview With Suzanne Collins, Author Of The Worldwide Bestselling Hunger Games Series

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today released a new interview with Suzanne Collins, author ...


Apr 30, 2020, 10:00 ET Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza Continues Efforts To Support Literacy At Home While Schools Are Closed And Increase Access To Books

Concerns have been growing in recent weeks as extended school closures are announced, causing educators and families alike to consider what the...


Apr 10, 2020, 09:56 ET The Yale Child Study Center and Scholastic Team Up With Child Development Expert Denise Daniels, RN, MS, to Create a Free, Social-Emotional Workbook for Kids Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic

Today, the Yale Child Study Center-Scholastic Collaborative for Child & Family Resilience and author Denise Daniels, RN, MS, leading child...


Apr 02, 2020, 09:00 ET Scholastic To Launch "Cat Kid Comic Club" An All-New Graphic Novel Series By #1 Global Bestselling Author And Illustrator Dav Pilkey On December 1, 2020

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced that it will launch Cat Kid Comic Club, an all-new graphic ...


Mar 30, 2020, 08:10 ET School Library Journal and Scholastic Announce 2020 School Librarian of the Year

Cicely Lewis, a school librarian at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross, Georgia, has been named the 2020 School Librarian of the Year by School...


Mar 13, 2020, 11:37 ET Scholastic Creates Free, Open-Access Digital Hub to Help Keep Students Learning While Schools are Disrupted by Coronavirus

As school closures increase nationwide due to the spread of coronavirus, affecting millions of students with the numbers growing by the day, there is ...


Feb 27, 2020, 09:00 ET Young Journalists of Scholastic Kids Press Report from the 2020 Presidential Campaign Trail

As the campaign trail heats up, Kid Reporters in Scholastic Kids Press, an award-winning team of 50 young journalists ages 10–14, are on the ground...


Feb 06, 2020, 09:00 ET Scholastic Reveals Cover Of Spectacular New Edition Of Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone To Be Published On October 20, 2020

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today revealed the cover of a stunning new edition of Harry Potter and the ...


Dec 20, 2019, 12:41 ET Scholastic Acquires Mrs. Nelson's Book Fair Company

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary ...


Dec 18, 2019, 14:00 ET Scholastic Names Sasha Quinton President, Book Fairs

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced Sasha Quinton has been named Executive Vice ...


Dec 10, 2019, 09:14 ET Scholastic Announces Title Of New Book In The Global Bestselling Dog Man Series By Award-Winning Author And Illustrator Dav Pilkey

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the title of the new book in the worldwide bestselling Dog ...


Dec 03, 2019, 09:15 ET Cultivating Genius: A New Book from Scholastic Focuses on the Need for Historically and Culturally Responsive Education

Today, Scholastic announced the release of Cultivating Genius: An Equity Framework for Culturally and Historically Responsive Literacy, a new...


Oct 24, 2019, 09:15 ET New Rising Voices Classroom Library from Scholastic and David C. Banks Celebrates the Stories of Black and Latino Boys

Today, Scholastic announced the Rising Voices Library, a new collection of books for K–5 classrooms containing high-interest, authentic texts that...


Sep 26, 2019, 09:00 ET Scholastic Kids Press Announces 50 Kid Reporters to Cover "News for Kids, by Kids" During 20th Anniversary Year

Since 2000, more than 400 Kid Reporters ages 10–14 have covered "news for kids, by kids" as part of the award-winning Scholastic News Kids Press...


Sep 25, 2019, 09:51 ET Half a Million Young Readers Helped to Get 200,000 Books to Kids Without Access Through the Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza

This summer, more than 500,000 children nationwide tackled two important issues, summer learning loss—the loss of academic skills that occurs when...


Sep 18, 2019, 11:45 ET Scholastic Corporation Announces Second Quarter Dividend

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share...


Sep 12, 2019, 09:30 ET Call for Submissions Now Open for the 97th Annual Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the nation's longest-running and most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative teens, are...


Aug 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Two New Professional Titles from Scholastic Support K-12 Educators Preparing for Back-to-School

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, has announced two new resources for K–12 educators heading back to school....


Jul 25, 2019, 16:01 ET Scholastic Reports Q4 And Fiscal 2019 Results And Outlook

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


Jul 24, 2019, 11:15 ET Scholastic Corporation Announces First Quarter Dividend

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Scholastic Announces Dog Man "Do Good" Campaign Inspired By The Global Bestselling Series By Dav Pilkey

Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, launches "Do Good," a campaign to encourage readers of all ages to give...