Future-proofing with diacriTech

  Smarter conversion strategies and delivery mechanisms, intelligent workflow automations and tools, and tactical solutions to production challenges: these are the top essentials to address the growth prospects, changes, and latest trends in the global content publishing market, which is witnessing huge transformations. As the publishing landscape has evolved, so have we at diacriTech (a…

EPAAs and digital amnesty

You may ask yourself what do the EPAAs and digital amnesty have in common? It turns out, they share quite a lot, and it will affect what digital products can be entered this year. Due to feedback with issues entering digital services regarding meeting the eligibility period requirements, we have introduced a digital amnesty. For…

2018 Call for Entries now open

‘Education publishers are not just publishers of books, but experts in effective learning.’ We’re back! The Educational Publishing Awards Australia celebrate 25 years of excellence in educational publishing in Australia. This year’s celebration will take place on Thursday, 20 September 2018 at The Pavilion, Arts Centre Melbourne. Call for entries is now open: Nominations must…

A short guide to the EPAAs

The Call for Entries to the 2017 EPAAs is in full swing. Whether you’re a large or small publisher, tech start-up or teacher association, we value your contribution to the education industry. If you publish educational resources for Australian primary or secondary school, tertiary or TAFE students, we want to hear from you! Here is…

2017 Call for Entries open now

We’re back!  For 23 years the prestigious annual Educational Publishing Awards have rewarded excellence and innovation in the industry.  This year’s celebration will take place on Thursday 20 September 2017 at The Pavilion, Arts Centre Melbourne. Call for entries is now open – nominations must be submitted by Friday, 2 June 2017*.  Please read the…

LearningField brings choice of content to a single point of learning

Innovative digital textbook library, LearningField, has introduced a suite of powerful new features which will deliver content from Australia’s leading educational publishers to schools through their existing platforms. This means students from years 7–12 can access more than 12,000 chapters of content via LearningField from any device more seamlessly than ever before, helping students to…

Interview with Peter Stannard, Firefly Education

The Educational Publishing Awards are committed to rewarding excellence and innovation in the publishing industry at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. We have put together a series of interviews with the publishers, editors and individuals involved in the creation and development of educational resources. We caught up with Peter Stannard from Firefly Education to talk about…

Interview with Sonia Davoine, Pearson Australia

The Educational Publishing Awards are committed to rewarding excellence and innovation in the publishing industry at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. We have put together a series of interviews with the publishers, editors and individuals involved in the creation and development of educational resources. We caught up with Sonia Davoine from Pearson Australia to talk…

Interview with Lesley Englert, Firefly Education

The Educational Publishing Awards are committed to rewarding excellence and innovation in the publishing industry at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. We have put together a series of interviews with the publishers, editors and individuals involved in the creation and development of educational resources. We caught up with Lesley Englert (former ACARA board member and…

Interview with Nina Sharpe, Cambridge University Press

The Educational Publishing Awards are committed to rewarding excellence and innovation in the publishing industry at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. We have put together a series of interviews with the publishers, editors and individuals involved in the creation and development of educational resources. Today we caught up with Nina Sharpe from Cambridge University Press…

Professor Mike Horsley and the Educational Publishing Awards

Until the establishment of the Educational Publishing Awards, educational publishing in Australia enjoyed little, if any, professional recognition. The inaugural Awards in 1994 gave Australian educational publishers their first opportunity to shine. This year, the Awards mark their 23rd year of celebrating excellence in educational publishing. Their ongoing success is a tribute to Professor Mike…

OPUS Group CEO Cliff Brigstocke reflects on the changing world of printing services

Ligare Pty Ltd is the largest specialist book and journal printer in NSW, and has been in business since 1979. Part of the OPUS Group, an Asian-Pacific business services and communication solutions company, Ligare provides specialised, integrated and environmentally-friendly printing solutions and value added services across Australia and New Zealand. Offering world class pre-press, printing…