Alexandra Wladich

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Can’t concentrate? Try exercising!

Alexandra Wladich January 31st, 2014

When I found out it was “National Preschool Fitness Day” I was a more than a little excited. When thinking about school most people squirm at the thought of Physical...

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Using poetry as an educational tool

Alexandra Wladich January 14th, 2014

Today is Poetry at Work Day! As you can imagine, we have a ton of poems floating around the Scholastic office.

Happy Mentoring Month!

Alexandra Wladich January 9th, 2014

Happy New Year and Happy National Mentoring Month! Now more than ever children need positive role models in their life. It is proven that young people who...

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Five inspiring teachers we met this year

Alexandra Wladich December 19th, 2013

For over 90 years Scholastic has valued the importance of teachers and their positive impact on their students. To continue celebrating and supporting teachers we wanted...

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Remembering Sandy Hook: A Parent's Letter to Teachers

Alexandra Wladich December 13th, 2013

As we take a moment to remember the tragedy that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012, we wanted to share a few passages of a letter written...

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Reading is a civil right

Alexandra Wladich December 10th, 2013

As we celebrate this year’s Human Rights Week, I couldn’t help but think of our mission statement at Scholastic.

In Our Feeds: The President’s reading list, “Your Police” and a buddy bench!

Alexandra Wladich December 6th, 2013

Every Friday, we share a handful of links we found interesting, provocative, funny — or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a great weekend!

Save the date 12/12: A live Twitter chat on student comprehension and independent reading

Alexandra Wladich December 4th, 2013

Are you looking for expert advice on student comprehension and independent reading? Look no further! On Thursday, December 12th at 8pm EST, Jennifer Serravallo (@...

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New and improved “Common Sense for Common Core” website

Alexandra Wladich October 23rd, 2013

Do you have questions about the Common Core State Standards? Are you looking for free resources and nonfiction and literature book lists? Well, look no further!

Decoding music to make education relevant for children today

Alexandra Wladich October 18th, 2013

While at the 3rd Annual Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Symposium, I caught up with Byron Garrett, Chairman of the National Family Engagement Alliance (NFEA) to...

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