Michael Barrett

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Holiday gift guide: Build a children’s book library in every room

Michael Barrett November 21st, 2016

Sneak Peek of the Scholastic Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th Edition reveals key data about the number of books in U.S. homes.

Summer reading spotlight: Florida

Michael Barrett November 17th, 2016

As part of our celebration around the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, we're highlighting the stories of participating schools around the...

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First look flyer: Scholastic Reading Club - November 2016

Michael Barrett November 2nd, 2016

In case you missed it, The Scholastic Reading Club “Book Boys” hosted our monthly "First Look Flyer” yesterday for our November catalogs. Check out their "top picks"!

#MyCreativeYear: Why Creative Teens Should Share Their Story

Michael Barrett October 26th, 2016

Today’s teens have many ways to connect and share with their peers including online, social media, texting and more.  Even though there are countless options available,...

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Summer reading spotlight: Nigeria

Michael Barrett October 21st, 2016

As part of our celebration around the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, we're highlighting the stories of participating schools around the...

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Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: Submissions Questions

Michael Barrett October 19th, 2016

In case you missed it, The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers hosted a Facebook Live event last week to help answer our most popular "Call for Submissions" questions...

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LGBTQ History Month for Readers

Michael Barrett October 12th, 2016

October is a very important month for the LGBTQIA community. Between LGBT History month, National Coming Out Day and LGBT Center Awareness Day, this is a great opportunity...

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By the numbers: 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

Michael Barrett September 19th, 2016

Around 250,000 children from across all 50 states and 25 countries read 204,594,918 minutes in the 2016 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge! We are so...

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2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: Submissions are now open

Michael Barrett September 15th, 2016

Hey, creative teens! In case you missed it, The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers announced yesterday that The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is now accepting...

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International Literacy Day: 4 countries, 4 big ideas

Michael Barrett September 8th, 2016

Today is International Literacy Day (September 8) and we want to help children everywhere become lifelong readers. 

Did you know that on average ...

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