Scholastic Drops Basal Textbook To Focus On Reading Improvement Programs
- Scholastic Looks to Hold Onto Gains in Coming Year. // Educational Marketer;8/16/2010, Vol. 41 Issue 16, p6
The article focuses on the strategic move of New York-based publisher Scholastic Inc. to focus on revenue gains earned in 2009, generally on sales growth and expansion of digital intervention programs. The firm will continue to invest in reading and math products such as enhancements to its...
- Big red dog Clifford celebrates 30th birthday. // Playthings;Sep93, Vol. 91 Issue 9, p80
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- Scholastic signs international agreements. // Playthings;Sep96, Vol. 94 Issue 9, p46
Reports that Scholastic Production has signed agreements with international licensing agents in 16 territories for its `Goosebumps' and `The Magic School Bus' book and television.
- Promotions highlight Magic School Bus' 10th. // Playthings;Nov96, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p46
Highlights the 10th anniversary of Scholastic's The Magic School Bus. Schedule of activities; Dairy Queen's offering of Magic School Bus collectibles.
- Scholastic trees. Redenbo, Kurt // American Forests;Mar/Apr94, Vol. 100 Issue 3/4, p10
Reports on Scholastic Inc.'s program linking readers with tree planting. Trees planted in behalf of educators who renew early for Classroom Magazine Division titles; Letting readers know about American Forests' innovative conservation education materials.
- Enter the scholastic art and writing awards. // Scholastic Update;11/4/94, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p22
Invites the typical American seventh to 12th grade reader to join the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition. Prizes at stake; Mechanics of the competition; Deadlines for submission of entries; Administrators and sponsors of the competition; Past winners of the awards and their winning...
- Scholastic makes the grade in H'wood. Cox, Dan // Variety;1/23/95, Vol. 357 Issue 12, p13
Reports on Scholastic Productions' plan to become a top producer of feature films for children. Background on Scholastic Productions; Business performance; Television programs produced; Promotion and advertising of its film releases; Production of films for children.
- Scholastic plans to go public (again) to raise $67 million. Hilts, P.; Reuter, M. // Publishers Weekly;1/20/1992, Vol. 239 Issue 4, p11
States that Scholastic Corp. has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of 4.3 million shares of its common stock. Expected price of shares; Offered internationally as well as in the United States; Company's share of the...
- Mathematics education games. Kohl, L. // Macworld;May92, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p191
Reviews the Math Shop series, math educational software from Scholastic: Math Shop, Math Shop Jr., and Advanced Math Shop. Differences among programs; Types of problems in games; How the games are played; Tedious movement between fields; Levels; Drawbacks.