February 23rd, 2017
Be focused about your teaching objective and work to build confidence in developing young writers by building skills one-smart-step-at-a-time.
February 21st, 2017
Reading aloud can make a significant impact on the literacy achievement of all children, even those who are already independent readers.
February 9th, 2017
Join us as we celebrate the power of reading aloud on World Read Aloud Day this February 16, 2017.
February 6th, 2017
We needed to take on a 3:1 approach for every child, focused on social/emotional supports, academic behavioral supports, and access to opportunities (with mentoring) supports.
January 25th, 2017
Todd Burleson of Hubbard Woods School in Winnetka, IL, was named School Library Journal School Librarian of the Year in August 2016.
December 29th, 2016
Michael Haggen, Chief Academic Officer, Scholastic Education, predicts the top education stories in 2017.
December 29th, 2016
Here are our picks for the five most salient education stories of the past year.
December 14th, 2016
What do you want to read more about on EDU? I invite you to take an edu@scholastic reader survey, and enter to win a giveaway!
December 8th, 2016
To support students in small group instruction, teachers must have real-time data that relates to fluency, decoding, and comprehension.
December 5th, 2016
The Tacoma Whole Child Initiative started with a simple dream: to support the whole child, every child.
November 30th, 2016
The library offers a unique opportunity to extend the classroom into students’ homes and devices, and a great way to accomplish this is through social media.
November 17th, 2016
Building Capacity has been a hot topic in education of late, but what does it mean to build an educator’s capacity?
November 15th, 2016
The Teacher & Principal School Report: Equity in Education, a national survey of teachers and principals will be released on November 16.
November 14th, 2016
We'll be at NCTE, of course, and are excited to talk with educators from across the country about literacy and learning!
November 9th, 2016
Jeffrey Wilhelm's book Reading Unbound: Why Kids Need to Read What They Want and Why We Should Let Them (co-authored with Michael W. Smith) has been awarded... Read more
October 20th, 2016
Today, on Scholastic's birthday, we thank you.
October 3rd, 2016
Here are my favorite quick and efficient tips to “learn more,” without stepping into a classroom, workshop, or meeting.
September 29th, 2016
I have been transformed by the educational community on Twitter.
September 28th, 2016
In my mind, state reading conferences offer some of the best, most cost-effective and practical professional learning opportunities around.
September 27th, 2016
Here are some of the conversations literacy leaders at my school are having around literacy.
September 20th, 2016
Dr. Tiffany Anderson on strategies for creating literacy-rich experiences for all students, especially those in high-poverty communities.
September 7th, 2016
Michael Haggen, Scholastic Education's Chief Academic Officer, will be speaking at the Literacy Leaders' Institute, presented by Scholastic and ASCD.
August 31st, 2016
In coming weeks, we will be featuring posts from literacy leaders who will be speaking at the Literacy Leaders' Institute, presented by Scholastic and ASCD... Read more
August 10th, 2016
I created a space where students had more access to books and were more motivated to talk about the books they were reading.
July 29th, 2016
As a principal, you can shape teachers' theories of education by being an instructional leader who brings best practices to your school.