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Submitting Manuscripts or Teaching Ideas
Scholastic accepts unsolicited ideas in the area of Professional Books only. Please see the Guidelines below.


Scholastic Teacher Resources is committed to helping teachers by providing a full range of high-quality books. Most are written by educators working in many settings — and especially by teachers. We are eager to be the vehicle teachers seek out to communicate:

  • their most exciting projects and activities
  • their specific teaching approaches and strategies
  • the results of research conducted in their own classrooms.
  • their reflections and ongoing questions


Scholastic Teacher Resources publishes 20–30 grade K–8 titles a year for educators and pre-service students.

Teaching Strategies Books
Small format books on new ideas, strategies, and approaches. Recent titles in this line include: Setting the Stage for Rock-Star Readers, 7 Keys to Research for Writing Success, and Writing: A Project-Based Approach.

Reproducible Activity Books
Practical, activity/resource books for teaching integrated language arts, science, social studies, math, art and other areas. These books are typically published in a series of 3-6 titles. Recent series in this line include: Play and Learn Math, Informational Texts for Striving Readers, and Little Learner Packets.

K–2 Early Readers
These sets of 20 8-page books are written specifically for Kindergarten readers at levels A-D. Recent series in this line include: First Little Comics, Buddy Readers, and English-Spanish First Little Readers.


We welcome submissions from all educators and are looking for current, helpful, and inspiring ideas, that show respect for all learners. Acceptance of proposals is based on originality of ideas, usefulness to educators market need and fit with the directions and goals of Scholastic Teacher Resources.

To submit a teaching idea please send:

  • A query letter with a brief description of the idea including the grade range for which it is appropriate.
  • A sampling of the activities and projects if applicable or sample chapter.
  • A short paragraph about you, the author.
All submissions should be emailed to Please include all relevant information in the body of the email. WE WILL NOT OPEN ANY ATTACHMENTS.

Responses are typically sent in 10-12 weeks. We are a small staff and appreciate your patience. Please do not send multiple queries for the same project idea.