EPAA 2021 Winners and Shortlist

EPAA 2021 Winners and Shortlist

Congratulations to the educational publishers and authors who find their resources amongst those deemed WINNERS by the judging panel. Click across the tabs for Primary, Secondary, Tertiary/VET and Scholarly to see all categories and shortlisted, highly commended, winning and outstanding resources.

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Winners and Shortlist - Primary

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Educational Picture or Chapter Book

Outstanding Winner

Be Your Own Man

Jessica Sanders

Five Mile

Dry to Dry

Pamela Freeman, Liz Anelli

Walker Books Australia

Give Me Some Space!

Philip Bunting

Omnibus Books

Highly Commended

Human Kind Series: Persistence

Zanni Louise, Missy Turner

Five Mile


Jackie French, Bruce Whatley

Scholastic Press

Small Friends Books

Alisa Wild, Aviva Reed, Briony Barr, Gregory Crocetti et al.

Scale Free Network & CSIRO Publishing

Reference Resource

Highly Commended

An EAL/D Handbook

Helen Harper, Susan Feez

Primary English Teaching Association Australia (PETAA)

Investigating Model Texts for Learning

Sally Humphrey, Emma Vale

Primary English Teaching Association Australia (PETAA)


Teaching the Language of Climate Change Science

Julie Hayes, Bronwyn Parkin

Primary English Teaching Association Australia (PETAA)

Student Resource – Arts/Science/Humanities/Social Sciences/Technologies/Health and Physical Education/Languages

Highly Commended


Redback Publishing

Student Resource – English (Literacy/Literature/Language)

Oxford Grammar 2nd edition

Andrew Woods

Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand

Highly Commended

Tam and Pat (series)

Lorraine Lea

Little Learners Love Literacy in collaboration with DSF SPELD.


WINGS Phonics Decodables

Jill McDougall, Amanda Graham, Nathan Kolic et al.

Era Publications

Teaching Resource

Highly Commended

Ginnie & Pinney Learn and Grow Series

Penny Harris, Winnie Zhou

Big Sky Publishing

Let’s Teach! Primary

Hayley McDermott

R.I.C. Publications & Prim-Ed Publishing



Karen Green, Amanda McCallum, Mark Ritterman

Grossard Education Pty Ltd

Oxford Maths Ready

Annie Facchinetti

Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand

Persuasive Writing Manual (Second Edition)

Sarah Bakker

Highlighting Writing Pty Ltd trading as 'Seven Steps to Writing Success'

Student Resource – Mathematics (Numeracy)


Animated Big Books Series (F-2)

Dr Calvin Irons, James Burnett et al.

ORIGO Education and Cetati studios