Brief biographies of the award winners follow:
History[ edit ] InMaurice R. As a publisher of youth magazines, the first publication was The Western Pennsylvania Scholastic. It covered high school sports and social activities and debuted on October 22, For many years the company continued its focus on serving the youth market, publishing low-cost magazines and later paperback books.
The company continued under the name Scholastic Magazines throughout the s.
After World War II, cheap paperback books became available. InScholastic entered the school book club business with its division T. InScholastic established its first international subsidiary in Toronto Scholastic Canadalater moving to Markham, Ontario.
By the s, international publishing locations were added in EnglandNew Zealand and Sydney Robinson, became president of Scholastic Inc. Named chief executive officer in and chairman inhe remains in these positions.
During the s, Scholastic was well known for Scholastic Book Clubs, a book purchasing service delivered through schools, and magazine publications aimed at youths: Wow preschoolers and elementary schoolersDynamite pre-teensand Bananas teens.
Classroom Magazines have 15 million subscribers. During the mids, Scholastic entered the educational technology market, working with Dr. Ted Hasselbring of Vanderbilt University to create READa blended-learning, reading intervention program for students in grades 4 through 12 who are two or more grades below grade level.
Since then, READ has been listed in the What Works Clearinghouse and has a record of positive results in a wide range of efficacy studies with various student populations, including special education students and English language learners.
To appeal to American children, inScholastic through Arthur A. It continues to publish Harry Potter books, each title a best seller. Scholastic's growth has continued by acquiring other media companies.
InScholastic acquired Troubadour, Ltd. During the presidential electionScholastic organized the Scholastic News Kids Press Corpswhich today includes more than 30 national and International kid reporters ages 10—Subscribe to The Latest DWC Headlines & News News Alerts: Receive late breaking news alerts in your email in-box as soon as articles are posted.
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