How one district made summer count with community partners!

Stephanie Agresti  October 26th, 2017 

It’s always the right time of year to celebrate what works in supporting students.

Creature feature: Four great books with unique beasts

Guest Blogger  October 25th, 2017 

Ghouls and goblins, monsters and witches — Halloween is filled with magical creatures of all shapes, sizes, and evil intentions! This got us thinking about some of our...

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Start reading Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scarytales by Kiersten White

Emily Morrow  October 25th, 2017 

Halloween is less than a week away, and we are loving every second we've spent reading spooky stories! To help YOU get in the spirit too, we've been sharing an excerpt of...

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If picture book characters wore Halloween costumes

Guest Blogger  October 24th, 2017 

With the 31st right around the corner, kids across the country are meticulously planning their Halloween costumes. But how come humans are the only ones who get...

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Live from our Library: Halloween edition

Emily Morrow  October 24th, 2017 

This week, Scholastic librarian Deimosa Webber-Bey went live on the Scholastic Parents Facebook page to share her Halloween reading recommendations for every age!

I scream YA Week 1 recap

Gina Asprocolas  October 24th, 2017 

Beginning last Tuesday, I read YA transformed into I scream YA! For the next two weeks, I scream YA will share horror-themed content across Twitter and Instagram, perfect...

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The Witch Boy Twitter takeover

Graphix  October 23rd, 2017 

The Witch Boy by Molly Ostertag is a new graphic novel hitting shelves on October 31 that follows thirteen-year-old Aster, a boy who desperately wants to be a...

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Education stories we love

Julia Graeper  October 20th, 2017 

Want to find out what else is happening in education at Scholastic? Follow @ScholasticEd!

Start reading Goosebumps SlappyWorld: I Am Slappy's Evil Twin

Emily Morrow  October 20th, 2017 

Things are getting spooky on our blog! Each week, we're sharing an excerpt of a book that is sure to help get you in the Halloween spirit.

Art & Writing Awards: Meet Rebecca - an art educator

Michael Barrett  October 19th, 2017 

Every year, the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers in collaboration with Golden Artists Colors hosts a special art residency for educators to enhance their personal...

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Throwback Thursday: Halloween costume sales, trick-or-treating and more from Classroom Magazines

Gina Asprocolas  October 19th, 2017 

As you can probably tell just by our last few OOM posts, we really get into the Halloween spirit here at Scholastic. That made me think that we've probably always been...

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13 spook-tacular books to read this Halloween

Emily Morrow  October 19th, 2017 

What's the best part of Halloween? For us, it's curling up with pumpkin- and ghost-filled books! We rounded up some spooky, sinister and supernatural tales that are...

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12 Scholastic Parents articles to read this month

Guest Blogger  October 18th, 2017 

Our Scholastic Parents blogs, Raise a Reader and The Learning Toolkit, offer readers eve

6 questions with Shadow House author Dan Poblocki

Guest Blogger  October 16th, 2017 

Halloween is almost here, and to help us celebrate, we sat down with Shadow House author, Dan Poblocki, to talk writing, scary stories, and more!

Get your #GraphixFearFix with these 7 spooky scenes from graphic novels

Graphix  October 16th, 2017 

Last Friday, Graphix Books celebrated Friday the 13th by sharing seven terror-ific panels from our graphic novels! Scroll on down—if you dare—to see them all! Check out #...

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We celebrated #NationalPugDay with Pig the Pug!

Emily Morrow  October 16th, 2017 

October 15 was National Pug Day, and we celebrated with our new favorite pug, Pig! See all of our cute pug videos and photos below, and be sure to check out all of the Pig...

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Which witch books are which?

Morgan Baden  October 13th, 2017 

October, for me, is all about magic.

This month, if a book or a movie doesn't involve a witch, or at least a little bit of spookiness, I don't want it. (I even...

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Career Corner: An October Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  October 13th, 2017 

This month, Scholastic has some new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. 

I Scream YA Is Coming…

I Read YA  October 13th, 2017 

Starting Tuesday, October 17, I read YA is becoming I scream YA! That’s right, in celebration of the spooky season, we’re transforming into your ultimate...

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Bill Clinton to present award to Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson

Morgan Baden  October 12th, 2017 

Earlier this month we announced that Dick Robinson, the Chairman and CEO of Scholastic, will be honored with the 2017 Literarian award by the National Book Foundation.

Read all about it! Scholastic News Kid Reporters are making headlines

Stephanie Agresti  October 12th, 2017 

In September, 44 kids ages 10–14 from across the country and around the world with a “nose for news” joined the 2017–18 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps....

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Stephanie

Scholastic  October 12th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team!

"The work we're doing is...

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Join the #21DayReadAloud challenge!

Alexandra Wladich  October 12th, 2017 

One of my greatest memories as a child was when my mom would read aloud to me. Not only did I love being read aloud my favorite story (The Giving Tree by Shel...

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UNICEF & Scholastic team up this Halloween to help kids #BeScaryGood

Gina Asprocolas  October 12th, 2017 

If you've ever trick-or-treated or greeted trick-or-treaters at your door, then you remember UNICEF's little orange boxes. In October, UNICEF provides children with these...

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#TechTalk with Scholastic: William shares more about how he uses his computer science degree

Scholastic  October 11th, 2017 

Welcome to #TechTalk with Scholastic, our new series highlighting the Scholastic Software & Technology Services team—the people who work behind the...

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