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Jamie Engel Named Vice President and Publisher, "Scholastic Parent & Child" Magazine

New York, NY — April 19, 2012 — Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, announced today that Jamie Engel has been named Vice President and Publisher, Scholastic Parent & Child® magazine. Jamie will lead the business and creative direction of the Parent & Child publishing program and manage the strategic development of the Parent & Child brand, including digital and mobile applications, databases, e-newsletters and strategic partnerships.

Scholastic Media Launches Game Apps on Nokia Lumia Smartphones

NEW YORK — April 5, 2012 — Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., (NASDAQ: SCHL) the global children’s publishing, education and media company, announced today that it will launch a selection of its game apps on Nokia Lumia smartphones.

High School Artists and Writers Win more than $200,000 in Scholarships through the 2012 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards


Additional $5 million is available to these creative teens, who join a prestigious list of Awards alumni including Zac Posen, Robert Redford, Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Joyce Carol Oates & Truman Capote


10,000 Teachers Share Views on the Teaching Profession in new "Primary Sources" Report

The average teacher workday is 10 Hours, 40 Minutes; 89% of teachers are satisfied in Their jobs
Teachers speak on testing, family engagement, and increased poverty in schools in survey by Scholastic & the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Scholastic Announces New Team Focused on Family and Community Engagement (FACE) to Raise Student Achievement


Scholastic Family and Community Engagement (FACE) helps Communities, families and organizations support the learning needs of children both within the classroom and beyond the school day
In new survey, 98 percent of teachers say more family involvement and support would have a strong impact on academic achievement


Scholastic Reports Second Quarter Results for Fiscal 2010

New York — December 17, 2009 — Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL)today reported strong results for the second quarter ended November 30, 2009, with a nearly 100% increase in higher margin educational technology sales, as well as margin benefit from targeted price increases and company-wide cost reductions. Before one-time, mostly non-cash charges, the Company recorded a 30% increase in earnings. In addition, substantial free cash flow (as defined) further reduced debt. The Company affirmed its fiscal 2010 guidance.

Scholastic Corporation Announces Third Quarter Dividend

New York — December 16, 2009 — Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) announced that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.075 per share on the Company’s Class A and Common Stock for the third quarter of fiscal 2010. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2010 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on January 29, 2010...

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Scholastic Media Announces National Clifford The Big Red Dog "BE BIG In Your Community" Contest


Contest part of campaign to support civic engagement in celebration of national volunteer week



The BE BIG fund to award $50,000 in community Grants to the BIGGEST ideas inspired by Clifford's Big Ideas

It only takes a little to BE BIG


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