Nicole Ortiz

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Giving the gift of books!

Nicole Ortiz December 11th, 2017

There are so many wonderful things about this time of year, and I'm sure we all have our favorites. Whether it's snowy winter mornings, warm baked desserts, or beloved...

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Taking a look back on Picture Book Month!

Nicole Ortiz November 30th, 2017

Today is officially the last day of Picture Book Month, and we’ve had such an incredible time celebrating the joys of picture books with our authors, illustrators,...

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Live with Sean Qualls and Selina Alko (+ a giveaway!)

Nicole Ortiz November 27th, 2017

Today we visited the art studio of author/illustrator combo (and married couple!) Sean Qualls and Selina Alko. They discussed what it's like to co-illustrate their books...

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Top 10 "Scholastic Reads" episodes for #InternationalPodcastDay!

Nicole Ortiz September 28th, 2017

This Saturday is International Podcast Day! To celebrate this powerful entertainment and education medium, our team gathered a few top episodes on Scholastic Reads...

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Meet the 12 exceptional teachers chosen to write for the Scholastic Top Teaching Blog!

Nicole Ortiz September 6th, 2017

The Scholastic Top Teaching Blog has introduced 12 outstanding contributors for the 2017–18 year! Chosen annually by Scholastic editors, these skilled...

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Announcing the 2017 School Librarian of the Year Award winners!

Nicole Ortiz August 24th, 2017

Each year, School Library Journal and Scholastic Library Publishing recognize passionate, inspiring librarians from all across the country for their dedication to...

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We asked to see your reading adventures, here's what happened

Nicole Ortiz August 3rd, 2017

We received so many AMAZING submissions for our #ReadingAdventure Sweepstakes. Here are a few! 

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Take a reading adventure this summer! (+sweepstakes)

Nicole Ortiz July 10th, 2017

Summer was always my favorite time of year growing up. As a kid, what was there not to love? The weather was warm and sunny, school was out, and almost every day brought a...

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Show us your summer reading adventure!

Nicole Ortiz July 3rd, 2017

We’ve got some exciting news for all our summer readers out there. Today we are launching our “Show us your summer reading adventure” sweepstakes! 

ICYMI: First look flyer: Scholastic Reading Club - June 2017

Nicole Ortiz June 9th, 2017

The Scholastic Reading Club “Book Boys” hosted our monthly "First Look Flyer” Facebook Live on Wednesday to help parents and educators find some great reads through the...

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