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About NZCER Press

NZCER Press is the publishing arm of the New Zealand Council for Educational Research. We publish research-based journals, books, assessment tools and classroom resources, written by external authors and in-house researchers. Our publications are designed to meet needs identified though our research  work across the education sector.

We publish books for early childhood, primary, secondary and tertiary teachers, as well as publishing educational research aimed at the academic market. We are particularly strong in the areas of assessment, curriculum, research, leadership, teaching and learning, and literacy.

Publisher: David Ellis  david.ellis@nzcer.org.nz  DD: +64 4 8021445

Senior Editor: John Huria John.huria@nzcer.org.nz DD: +64 4 8021438

Catalogues

2017 School Catalogue 

NZCER Press Alerter

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Submission of book proposals

If you have an idea for a book that is research-based and relates to education we’d love to hear from you. 

Please read the Guidelines for Proposals before submitting your proposal. Book proposals and any questions relating to submission should be sent to NZCER Publisher David Ellis: david.ellis@nzcer.org.nz

Submission Guidelines

Submissions of articles must follow the guidelines given for each journal 

set: Research information for teachers

Assessment Matters

Curriculum Matters

Early Childhood Folio

Evaluation Matters 

Requesting permission to reproduce NZCER copyright material

Please send permission requests details to david.ellis@nzcer.org.nz.  Include title, author, a description of the material you want to reproduce and where and how you wish to reproduce it.

Author Style Guides

The NZCER Press Style Guide gives detailed information on the editorial style that should be used by authors (reference style, preferred spelling, punctuation etc.). In general, NZCER Press publications follow American Psychological Association editorial style.

NZCER Style Guide

PDF icon Guidelines for book proposals

PDF icon Assessment Matters - submission guidlines.pdf

PDF icon Curriculum Matters - submission guidelines.pdf

PDF icon Evaluation Matters - submission guidelines.pdf

PDF icon 2016 NZCER Catalogue.pdf

PDF icon Set submission guidelines 2016

PDF icon Early Childhood Folio Guidelines for Writers