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Scholastic to Present at Credit Suisse Global Services Conference

NEW YORK — February 11, 2008 — Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, announced today that it will participate in the 11th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference being held in Phoenix, Arizona. Scholastic is scheduled to present at 1:30 PM Mountain Standard Time, 3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time on Monday, February 23, 2008. A link to the live webcast of the presentation will be available via the Company’s web site at

Scholastic Board Authorizes Further Repurchase of up to $5 Million in Common Stock

NEW YORK — February 4, 2008— Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a further program to repurchase up to $5 million of its common stock. Under this program, which will be funded with available cash, the Company may purchase shares, from time to time as conditions allow, on the open market. The share repurchase program may be suspended at any time without prior notice.

Scholastic Media Launches National Clifford The Big Red Dog Campaign Based on Clifford’s Big Ideas


It only takes a little….to BE BIG!
BE BIG! to be Supported by Extensive Multi Year Marketing Program and a BIG Launch at the World’s BIGgest Toy Store: FAO Schwarz


Struggling Readers Get Second Chance With System 44, Proven Phonics Instruction


Scholastic develops comprehensive technology to address deepest reading gaps, teams with Dr. Marilyn Adams, premiere expert on early reading and phonics


Scholastic, San Antonio Public Library Foundation Announce Campaign to Get San Antonio Families Reading


"Leer da poder" (Reading Empowers) Launches at "Reading Fiesta!" January 24; Families Enjoy Author Readings, Local Performances, Book-Themed Costumed Characters, Interactive Reading Games, and More!


Scholastic UK Launches Major Writing Project for Schools and Pupils


Now every child can become a published writer


Scholastic UK is delighted to announce an exciting new way for teachers and pupils to celebrate writing for pleasure. We Are Writers! is the perfect opportunity for schools to publish their own individual book that celebrates every child’s writing and boosts literacy skills at the same time. The initiative is open to primary and secondary schools, as well as literacy organisations.

Kids Speak Out About Environmental Issues and Going Green and the American Museum of Natural History
Launch the 2009 Kids’ Environmental Report Card



Scholastic Reports Second Quarter Results for Fiscal 2009


Revenues for Core Businesses Hold Level in Tough Economy
$35 Million Cost Savings Goal Reached with Further Reductions Being Taken
Modest Debt Levels and Long-Term Access to Liquidity Underlie Strong Balance Sheet


Scholastic Corporation Announces Third Quarter Dividend

New York, NY — December 17, 2008 — 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 fiscal quarter of 2009. The dividend is payable on March 16, 2009 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on January 30, 2009.

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