Scholastic has hired Lee Peters as svp, strategic marketing for Scholastic Education, reporting to division president Margery Mayer. "Peters will be responsible for helping shape the strategic direction of the division by guiding marketing and messaging across multiple major product lines within a unified Scholastic Education brand." Most recently, he was vp of strategic marketing, North America for Pearson Education.

Penny Makras has joined Harper as senior marketing manager. Previously she was a marketing manager at Wiley.

At Norton, Alice Rha has been promoted to senior publicist and Lauren Opper has been named publicist.