Educational Publishers Directory
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.
Bookends (NZ) Ltd is a specialist educational resource supplier providing printed educational resources from publishers for preschool through to tertiary markets. Fostering strong relationships with clients gives the company a true under-standing of professional teaching needs and enables it to present clients with products suited to any aspect of teaching, be it specialised or general classroom activities.
Huia is an independent publisher with a focus on supporting Māori and Pacific writers, describing the diversity of Māori experiences and perspectives, and promoting the Māori language. Huia publishes fiction and non-fiction for adults and children, as well as educational resources in the Māori language.
Rennie Resources produces high quality economics resources directly related to the changing curriculum. All resources come with teaching notes. All resources have been prepared by Dan Rennie, an experienced teacher with over 25 years working in the classroom and who is thoroughly familiar with the requirements of the syllabus.
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.
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.
At Flying Start Books we believe literacy is the key to success in life, so we’re passionate about giving children a flying
start by launching them into literacy. This core belief is at the heart of our Red Rocket Readers Series.
Developed by New Zealand reading specialist and author Pam Holden, this exciting, award-winning reading program
offers more than 600 illustrated fiction and photographic non-fiction titles at graded levels, perfect for Guided Reading,
Reading Recovery, ESL, ELL and other Special Needs applications.
First published in 2003, Red Rocket Readers are available in United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, China,
Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand. We also offer an innovative sales channel as a
wholesale distributor for other New Zealand publishers, seeking entry to the he highly competitive US K-12 market.
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.
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.