ADVISORY, Feb. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Scholastic Corporation [SCHL], the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books and a leader in educational technology and children's media, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate Valentine's Day, which is also the birthday of Scholastic's BIGGEST and beloved canine, Clifford The Big Red Dog®
Clifford the Big Red Dog® has a lot to celebrate on his birthday. Starting today, Clifford the Big Red Dog will be exclusively streamed on Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq:NFLX). All Netflix members will be able to enjoy the series beginning today, and members in Brazil will be able to stream the popular series beginning in May.
In honor of the occasion, Deborah Forte, EVP Scholastic and President Scholastic Media and Clifford will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, February 14, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Scholastic Corporation [SCHL]:
Scholastic Corporation (Nasdaq:SCHL) is the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books and a leader in educational technology and related services and children's media. Scholastic creates quality books and ebooks, print and technology-based learning materials and programs, magazines, multi-media and other products that help children learn both at school and at home. The Company distributes its products and services worldwide through a variety of channels, including school-based book clubs and book fairs, retail stores, schools, libraries, on-air, and online at www.scholastic.com.
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