About Firefly Education

The first Mike Horsley Award recipient – Peter Stannard

Earlier this year Firefly Education Director Peter Stannard took home the Mike Horsley Award which recognises outstanding service to the Australian educational publishing industry.

Peter has been immersed in the education industry for close to 50 years. Having authored over 60 educational titles, and selling over 1 million copies of those texts, Peter’s contribution to the Australian educational landscape is awe-inspiring.

Sound Waves makes a splash in School News

We are so excited to have been featured in the Term 1, 2019 edition of School News. The article explored all things synthetic phonics, using examples from our award-winning spelling program Sound Waves.