Introducing EPAA 2021 Winners Cambridge University Press: winner of Tertiary Teaching and Learning Resource

Curious about what the judges look for in an EPAA winner? In 2021, the Cambridge University Press team were the proud recipients of the Tertiary Teaching and Learning Resource- Blended learning (wholly Australian) Award.  Here they have shared their publishing journey with us, looking at the process they went through to produce such an outstanding…

2022 Educational Publishing Awards: Entries opening soon

Entries open soon for the 2022 Educational Publishing Awards. Submissions open on Thursday 5 May for learning resources published between 1 April 2021 and 31 March 2022. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the EPAAs, and we’ll be celebrating with the return of the EPAAs Awards Night as a live event. Join us in…

Meet Yazmin Islam, from Wiley Australia

Yazmin Islam has been working on the EPAA committee for three years alongside her Marketing role at Wiley Australia. We chatted with Yazmin to learn more about her career journey and what to expect in this year’s live broadcast that will announce the winners of the Educational Publishing Awards Australia 2021. Subscribe to watch on…

Mike Horsley Award open for nominations

Nominations for this year’s Mike Horsley Award are now open. This award is named after the founder of the EPAAs and recognises outstanding service to educational publishing (primary, secondary and/or tertiary). Nominate someone you know who has demonstrated long-standing and exemplary service to the educational publishing field. Past winners include Peter van Noorden and Peter Stannard. Past winners include Peter van Noorden and Peter…

Feedback sought on Australian educational publishers and learning resources

Educational publishers are requesting the feedback of booksellers, educators and librarians about their service to the education sector. If you buy, sell or use educational resources, we want you to cast your vote in the Publisher of the Year survey. It will help decide this year’s Australian Primary and Secondary Publishers of the Year. More…

How to make a video for your entry

The EPAA committee highly encourages the inclusion of video submissions as part of your entry. This is your chance to really highlight what makes your product stand out, and help tell a story to the judges of why you should win. We will be showcasing the submitted video entries for winners during the awards ceremony….

2021 Educational Publishing Awards: entries opening soon

Entries open soon for the 2021 Educational Publishing Awards.  Submissions open on Friday 30 April for learning resources published between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021. The 29th Educational Publishing Awards Australia will be held as a special digital event on Thursday 9 September 2021 – save the date to join us virtually. Please…

Educational publishing's contribution to the education sector and economy

Download the booklet here. Forty-one percent of sales in Australian publishing comes from the educational resources sector and today, a small group of dedicated educational publishers are celebrating the release of a publication that showcases the successes and hard work of these quiet achievers of the book world.  Brendan Bolton, International Business Manager of Cengage…

2020 Educational Publishing Awards Australia announced

In a digital celebration that premiered online yesterday afternoon, publishers and educators celebrated excellence in educational publishing. On Zoom screens, Microsoft Teams calls, laptops and mobile phones in living rooms around the country, attendees celebrated 20 outstanding resources, as well as all those involved behind the scenes and in classrooms. As many people shifted to…

Introducing our second keynote : Jane Doyle

When Jane Doyle started teaching online to her kindergarten students in the early days of the pandemic, never did she think it would result in seeing intimate shots of the insides of their noses and throats as they became curious with webcam technology. “I never thought I might need to be an ear, nose and…

EPAA Cocktails

Bring a touch of panache to your night-in watching the EPAA awards ceremony AND practise your cocktail making skills at the same time! All in your PJs and house loafers. Why not? We’ve got two cocktails that you can prepare for the screening — on Thursday 3 September 2020. We start the evening with awards for…

How to enjoy the EPAAs with your colleagues from the safety of your own lounge room

The EPAAs are fast approaching, and this year we will be streaming the winning announcements online (for something a bit different). Why not organise an office or team watch party?  Put on your most comfortable ugg boots or dress up in your fanciest cocktail outfit – or both! – and settle down to chat with…