Awards

Educational Development Corporation and Usborne books have received many prestigious awards recognizing their contribution to the world of literacy and dedication to the company's Mission Statement. These accolades from educator and parent organizations around the world are evidence of our continued commitment to impact the lives of children.
Austin Young Engineer's Award

Biannually, publishing companies are invited to submit books for competition in the Austin Young Engineer's Award Program. Students review the books and through a voting process select the six most outstanding books to receive the "Austin Young Engineer's Award" gold seal. This program is believed to be one-of-a-kind in the nation and was developed to encourage elementary students to become acquainted with quality science, math, and engineering books. Austin Magnet's library is home to more than 100 engineering books!

2002 Austin Young Engineer's Book Award for Grade 3-6 Resource Books