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Mathematics gets an “extreme makeover”

Alexandra Wladich April 14th, 2015

What are two things you need to build a house? We’ve teamed up with Ty Pennington, best known for hosting ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, to show students...

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Writing tip: be fearless

Alexandra Wladich April 13th, 2015

As you have heard, and probably read about here and here, April is National Card and Letter Writing Month.

Ways to support students with autism

Alexandra Wladich April 3rd, 2015

April is National Autism Awareness Month. According to the Autism Society, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disability which generally appears in...

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500,000 books distributed to children across the country

Alexandra Wladich March 25th, 2015

At Scholastic, we believe that literacy – the ability to read, write and understand – is the birthright of every child and that the right book at the right time...

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Resources for Brain Awareness Week

Alexandra Wladich March 18th, 2015

This week is Brain Awareness Week (BAW). BAW is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. To help celebrate BAW, we...

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Free resources for St. Patrick’s Day

Alexandra Wladich March 12th, 2015

Teach your students about Ireland’s most widely celebrated holiday, Saint Patrick's Day, with these free resources from

Designing your own professional development (and a giveaway!)

Alexandra Wladich March 6th, 2015

As former Oregon teacher of the year Steve Wyborney reminds us in his recent blog post, teachers are in charge of their own professional learning and...

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Five ways to infuse the arts into your teaching

Alexandra Wladich March 4th, 2015

Today, Tara Welty, Editor-In-Chief for Instructor Magazine and Scholastic Art® Magazine has stopped by to share five ways to incorporate the arts into your...

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Have you or your students done a 180 this year?

Alexandra Wladich February 12th, 2015

There is no better feeling than recognizing a student who has learned to read, become proficient in math, or improved their overall testing scores despite difficult odds...

Free resources for Black History Month

Alexandra Wladich February 10th, 2015

Learn more about the exceptional contributions made by African Americans with these Black History Month resources from