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2014-09-10 16:23:58

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today issued this statement regarding "Scholastic School Supply": Many of our customers have received invoices from a company calling itself "Scholastic School Supply." Scholastic School Supply is not affiliated with Scholastic Inc., but rather is a company that is using Scholastic's name and trademark without authorization. Scholastic recently became...

2014-09-10 08:28:00

Florida, Texas, North Carolina, New Jersey and New York Lead as Top 5 States with Most Minutes Read in Summer 2014 NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children worldwide set a new world record for summer reading by logging 304,749,681 million minutes in the 8(th) annual Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge (between May 5, 2014 and September 5, 2014), breaking the 2013 world record of 176,438,473 reading minutes. This summer, 7,334 schools, from across all 50 states and 29 countries,...

2014-08-06 12:25:37

NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced that Donalyn Miller is joining the company as Manager of Independent Reading and Outreach, Scholastic Book Fairs. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140806/134049 In this newly created role, Ms. Miller will serve as the national ambassador for independent reading, speaking at employee and parent trainings, book fair chairpersons'...

2014-07-17 12:25:58

NEW YORK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the appointment of Lee Peters as Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing for Scholastic Education. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO Based in New York and reporting to Margery Mayer, President of Scholastic Education, Peters will be responsible for helping shape the strategic direction of the division by...

2014-06-07 23:03:00

The PreK-12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers held its annual REVERE Awards Gala on June 4 which honored the best educational resources across all subjects and all age levels. Philadelphia, PA / Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 The PreK-12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) is pleased to present the winners of the 2014 REVERE Awards: Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources (http://www.REVEREAwards.org). The REVERE Awards program...

2014-06-03 12:31:20

Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge gets kids reading with fun interactive website; free tools for parents include a reading guide, reading timer app, Facebook daily calendar, Google+ chats and more NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for summer vacation, Scholastic unveils free summer reading resources for parents to help enhance their children's reading and learning skills all summer long at scholastic.com/summer. Available now are: a free summer reading guide for families...

2014-05-19 16:23:03

Lead Partner Carter's Along with Book Sponsor Scholastic Support Pajama Program Initiative as 1.6 million American Children Go to Sleep Without a Home of their Own* NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pajama Program's One Million Good Nights campaign, launched on October 1, 2013, has collected 460,362 pairs of new pajamas and 532, 959 new books, close to half the campaign goal of one million new pajamas and one million new books and the resources needed to deliver them promptly...

2014-05-05 08:26:23

Students Log Reading Minutes as They Seek to Break the World Record for Summer Reading; Teachers/Schools Can Register All Their Students NEW YORK, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Share this release: http://bit.ly/1lImVv1 Today, Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL) announces the launch of the 2014 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, a free, global reading program that motivates children to read throughout the out-of-school summer months by logging their reading minutes, and earning rewards, with the goal...

2014-04-30 08:42:45

Storia® School Edition Offers 2,000 Fiction, Nonfiction and Classic Children's eBooks for Pre-K to Grade 6 for Group and Independent Classroom Reading NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic today announced the launch of Storia® School Edition, a subscription-based ebook solution for Pre-K through Grade 6, for group and individual classroom reading, and Core Clicks(TM), a web-based instructional program for Kindergarten through Grade 5 that supports content area reading in...

2014-04-29 12:30:59

CARLA HALL OF ABC'S THE CHEW HOSTS "MATH@WORK: MATH MEETS CULINARY ARTS;" SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY NICHOLAS ELMI - WINNER OF BRAVO'S TOP CHEF SEASON 11 NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic [NASDAQ: SCHL] at 1 p.m. today released "Math@Work(TM): Math Meets Culinary Arts," the second episode in a web series for students, designed to connect classroom learning to exciting careers that students aspire to. In the 30-minute Math@Work: Math Meets Culinary Arts webisode, The...


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