Scholastic
2.9 of 5 168 reviews
www2.scholastic.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Great company to work for

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Scholastic full-time

ProsFun, creative people. Not much politics. Down to earth CEO.

ConsNot much room for growth.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Dysfunctional and Stressful - A Shame Given All that Scholastic Stands For

Former Manager (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Scholastic full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: PR Branding of Literacy Message and Support of Educators and Schools Select pockets of… Cons: Silo'd and combative organization with little to no collaborative spirit No incentive to work towards common goals and financial success - every group for themselves Mean spirited… Advice to Senior Management: Develop a culture of meritocracy - streamline the many long term senior managers who have only worked at Scholastic for 20 plus years and bring… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Working as an exec at Scholastic

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at Scholastic full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Nice people, the company is all about literacy and reading Cons: Very decentralized structure, too many layers at the top for its size,… Advice to Senior Management: Invest and don't be afraid to change! No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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