Education

Say goodbye to the guilt: dealing with the visibility factor in family engagement

Guest Blogger  September 20th, 2017 

Most of us seem to measure family engagement by the amount of time families spend at the school, and celebrate only the visible acts of family engagement

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Nick

Scholastic  September 20th, 2017 

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

"There are countless...

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Scholastic News Kid Reporter covers Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Stephanie Agresti  September 19th, 2017 

The Scholastic News Kids Press Corps, a group of talented young journalists, ages 10–14, from across the United States and around the world, recently...

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Career Corner: A September Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  September 11th, 2017 

This month we're highlighting Scholastic’s Technology Associate Program, designed to identify, train, and promote the next generation of leaders. 

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing William

Scholastic  September 11th, 2017 

Scholastic is known for our award-winning and bestselling books and entertainment, for our Book Clubs and Fairs, for the classroom magazines and teaching resources, and...

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Super 5: Back-to-school power moves to start the year strong

Guest Blogger  September 7th, 2017 

This is a great time to get a clear sense of how to support learning at home throughout the year.

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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Celebrate International Literacy Day with three ways to support reading at home

Alexandra Wladich  September 6th, 2017 

Today is International Literacy Day and in celebration of the day, Scholastic is calling attention to the global need to increase access to children’s books in the home...

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Shall we dance? How to be a good partner in the classroom

Guest Blogger  August 31st, 2017 

In the classroom, as on the dance floor, great partners are essential.

Get in the Book Fair groove with a "Fantastic Scholastic Book Parade" and a contest!

Alexandra Wladich  August 31st, 2017 

Are you looking for a groovy, fun, and interactive way to celebrate reading with your children or students? Bestselling author Eric Litwin is turning up excitement for...

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Hard work, essential questions, and response journals: items from my teacher toolbox

Deimosa Webber-Bey  August 28th, 2017 

Reflecting on my experience as a teacher, I am trying to imagine what I would do if I was returning to the classroom this month, in the middle of a natural disaster and a...

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Talking to students about identity, diversity & justice #CharlottesvilleCurriculum

Brittany Sullivan  August 28th, 2017 

After a rally of white supremacists and counter-protesters ended in violence earlier this month, many students across the country may be asking questions about what...

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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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StoryPlay: A fun way to read together!

Morgan Baden  August 22nd, 2017 

“These books will be great tools for parents who want to prepare their children for school and build their reading comprehension. What a fantastic...

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Seven strengths to focus on to turn your kids into super readers

Guest Blogger  August 17th, 2017 

By Pam Allyn, literacy expert, founder of LitWorld, and co-author of Every Child a Super Reader

Meet the 2017 National Student Poets

Michael Barrett  August 14th, 2017 

Five Teens Selected for the Country’s Most Prestigious Youth Poetry Honor Year of service begins with appointment ceremony at Library of Congress

*Giveaway!* Powerful partnerships with students’ families have lasting effects on student success

Stephanie Agresti  August 11th, 2017  Comments • 43

This week, Scholastic Professional announced the release of Powerful Partnerships: A Teacher’s Guide to Engaging Families for Student Success...

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Happening now! Scholastic Teacher™ magazine’s month of giveaways

Brittany Sullivan  August 9th, 2017 

From prepping lessons and shopping for supplies to welcoming new students, the back-to-school season is a whirlwind of both excitement and stress.

K–12 educators can prepare for heading back to school with these new Scholastic Professional books

Stephanie Agresti  August 7th, 2017 

Scholastic has released three new professional titles with a focus on reading, family and community engagement, and...

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Introducing Scholastic Teachables: A new online database of teaching resources (giveaway!)

Brittany Sullivan  August 1st, 2017  Comments • 13

We’re excited to introduce you to the new Scholastic Teachables—a rich online database of teaching resources from Scholastic for every subject, grades Pre...

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World Ranger Day: Protecting endangered pangolins

Brittany Sullivan  July 31st, 2017 

Have you ever heard of a pangolin?

These unique mammals—often called “scaly anteaters”—can be found near woodlands and savannas in Africa and Asia...

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En garde – prêt? – allez! On guard – ready? – fence!

Guest Blogger  July 26th, 2017 

Zaheer Booth, Alexander Cotter, and Khalil Thompson are interns this summer at Scholastic – who swordfight almost every evening after work! After spying them in a New...

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A look back at ILA 2017

Emily Morrow  July 18th, 2017 

Educators from all over the country traveled to Orlando last weekend to attend the International Literacy Association's 2017 conference. In case you couldn't make it down...

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