Educational Publishers Directory
We design, develop and distribute effective resources that are engaging, relevant, and culturally appropriate for varied audiences. Using our knowledge of best practice teaching and learning, we also evaluate existing learning resources and provide support to improve them.
At Essential Resources it is our unequivocal aim to make teachers’ working lives easier by producing innovative, high-quality publications that are designed for today’s learning environment. Our practical resources support teachers to teach effectively and in a way that challenges students to develop critical thinking skills and strong problem-solving strategies to equip them for a today’s fast-paced, changing world.
Clean Slate Press is a publisher of high-quality student books for the international market. Its products include early literacy and grade-levelled fiction and non-fiction for grades K–9. Clean Slate Press publishes literacy, social studies, science, and math books that promote critical thinking and a love of learning. Clean Slate Press is proud to be the exclusive educational publisher of Joy Cowley.
Global Education Systems (GES) publish quality literacy resources to stimulate young minds. Resources developed by Jill Eggleton QSO, international educational consultant and author, include writing, guided reading, shared reading and independent reading.
Scholastic New Zealand Limited is one of New Zealand’s largest publishers and distributors of children’s books. Founded in 1962, the company publishes 30–40 titles annually, aimed at all levels, from preschool to young adult. Locally published titles are actively promoted overseas, initially through the international Scholastic group.
Aries Publishing Ltd is a small independent publisher specialising in educational books. However, consideration will be given to books in related fields such as children’s literature, sports and recreation. We would be interested in books on Māori topics and written in te reo.
The Wendy Pye Group is an educational publisher that specialises in literacy learning and English Language Learning delivered on tablets. We work in many countries around the world. Our philosopy has been to teach the world to read: to connect the world with digital and print resources using subscription websites, apps and books that mirror the digital reading packs.
EduMaxi is a New Zealand owned independent publisher as well as an education consultancy that specializes in the planning and development of innovative learning and development solutions.
Our multi-award winning Te Reo Singalong series (http://www.tereosingalong.co.nz) currently has 25 titles available as well as an online school subscription model (http://www.tereosingalong.online) and all books in interactive digital format.
We also provide supplementary curriculum and teacher support materials to teachers in NZ and internationally through User Friendly Resources https://www.userfriendlyresources.co.nz/. Most resources are blackline masters and come with a photocopiable license.
Rainbow Reading (and the US version: New Heights) is a program comprising audio-supported “hi-lo”, leveled books with audio-support provided on pre-recorded “magic” reading pens. The system is research-proven to significantly lift reading competence and confidence in beginning readers, including students learning English. miniRAINBOWS is a series for very young children to read and enjoy supported by the magic audiopen.