With the goal of taking a comprehensive view of the opportunities available in the evolving education marketplace, Highlights for Children, Inc., announced the appointment of Lesa Scott as President of the Education Group. In this newly formed position, Scott will oversee the Highlights for Children educational subsidiaries Zaner-Bloser, SDE and Stenhouse.
Highlights for Children, Inc. Welcomes Former President of Heinemann as President of Education Group
Highlights for Children and Teaching Strategies Partner to Bring Literacy Resources for Infants and Toddlers into the Classroom
Highlights for Children, Inc., the leading family media brand and publisher of the best-read children’s magazines in North America, and Teaching Strategies, the Bethesda, Maryland-based educational company that publishes The Creative Curriculum® and Teaching Strategies GOLD®, today announced a partnership to provide Highlights Hello™, the award-winning magazine for infants and toddlers, to early childhood programs serving very young children.
Highlights Introduces High Five Bilingüe, a Spanish and English Magazine for Kids
Highlights for Children, the leading family media brand and publisher of the best-read children’s magazines in North America, today announced the launch of a Spanish/English version of its popular High Five magazine for young children. Filled with character- and skill-building fun, High Five Bilingüe will be a resource to the rapidly growing population of young families in the U.S. who are learning both Spanish and English.
National Survey Reveals 62% of Kids Think Parents Are Too Distracted to Listen
A majority of kids (62 percent) say their parents are distracted when kids are trying to talk to them, according to Highlights magazine’s 2014 State of the Kid survey results, an annual survey that gives children ages 6 to12 a national platform to share their thoughts and feelings about major issues. For the sixth annual State of the Kid survey, Highlights polled 1,521 children – including both Highlights readers and non-readers – to gain their insights on parental distractions, school, and extracurricular activities.
Highlights for Children, Inc. Introduces Let’s Grow
For parents, everyday moments spent with their babies—whether strolling through the park, splashing in the bath tub or sharing a story at bedtime—are times to treasure. Today, Highlights for Children, the leading family media brand and publisher of the most-read children’s magazines in North America, announces the launch of Highlights Let’s Grow, a unique series created to help parents celebrate the joys of everyday life with baby.
Highlights for Children Launches ‘I Was a Highlights Kid’
For millions of Americans, the mention of Highlights magazine evokes fond childhood memories of hours spent reading stories and poems, laughing along with The Timbertoes and Goofus and Gallant, or intently searching the Hidden Pictures puzzles for the concealed items. Generations of children were raised with Highlights magazine. Today, Highlights for Children is inviting those grown-up kids to share their memories as part of “I Was a Highlights Kid,” a new Facebook-based social media campaign filled with fun, interactive activities that celebrate the nostalgia of Highlights magazine.
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