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2014-10-21 08:30:40

Register now to view the "READING OPENS A WORLD OF POSSIBLE" exclusive video with Taylor Swift on October 29, 2014 at 1 p.m. ET NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic, the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books will present an exclusive video featuring an inspiring, personal conversation with Taylor Swift the global superstar and seven-time Grammy® winner about how reading and writing can open a world of possibilities for children. Taylor will also share...

2014-06-09 12:27:46

K-2 Digital Reading Program "iRead" Wins Prestigious Golden Lamp Award; "MATH 180" Wins Innovation Award NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, has been recognized with 26 REVERE and Beacon Awards for its classroom magazines, educational programs and professional development resources from the Association of American Publishers (AAP). AAP's annual awards recognize the year's gold standard learning...

2014-04-17 12:26:03

NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Lady Michelle Obama and White House Chef Sam Kass will deliver a special message to students during Scholastic's Math@Work: Culinary Arts webisode launching April 29(th) at www.scholastic.com/mathematics. The Scholastic Math@Work: Culinary Arts webisode is designed to show students in grades 5 and up the connections between math and careers in the culinary arts while encouraging healthy eating....

2013-12-04 23:30:03

Passages Malibu issues statement on a new report revealing surprising emergency room data. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 My Fox Atlanta reported on November 12th on a new collaborative effort between The American Association of Poison Control Centers and Scholastic, the educational book publisher, to raise awareness about ‘tweens’ misusing over-the-counter medication. Overdoses and related abuse of over-the-counter (OTC) substances sends as many as 58,000 young people to...


Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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