Educational Publishers Directory
The New Zealand Council for Educational Research (NZCER) is New Zealand’s only national, independent educational research organisation. NZCER Press is the organisation’s publishing arm, publishing research-based assessment tools, journals, books and classroom resources, written by external authors and in-house researchers. Their publications are designed to meet the needs they identify across the education sector through their research work.
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.
S & L Publishing (Trading as The Literacy Place) is the publisher of The Writing Book (2013), The Oral Language Book (2016) and The Reading Book (2019). These books offer practical advice, strategies and support material for teachers.
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.
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.