Editora is the most important educational publisher in Portugal, in the
areas of educational books, dictionaries and multimedia products –
off and on-line.
in 1944 in Porto by a group of teachers of different areas of Education,
Porto Editora grew owing to a conscious and solid working method, based
on dynamism and innovation, always looking for and applying new methods
of teaching and learning, aiming at a better Education.
deep interest in the future of education has granted Porto Editora the leadership
both in paper publishing and Multimedia. In fact, since its involvement
in Multimedia back in 1994, Porto Editora has already published dozens of
educational CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMs, several of which having become reference
titles – like “DICIOPEDIA”, an encyclopedia which is the
most well-known, most awarded and best-selling multimedia product in Portugal.
the same time, Porto Editora has been developing a full project for the
Internet aiming at a range of different targets: students of all ages, parents
and teachers. For children between the ages of 5 and 11, www.sitiodosmiudos.pt
is an excellent suggestion for learning the first numbers, letters and words,
while taking the first steps in the Internet; www.edusurfa.pt
is a teen site, where topics like cinema, theater, music or books live together
with school subjects; for parents, teachers and the whole educational community,
offers a full news coverage of the Portuguese educational reality, and also
articles, files and reports signed by some of the most reputed personalities
in pedagogy, psychology, pediatrics and other education-related areas.
On e-commerce, www.webboom.pt
is a very successful project implemented by Porto Editora. Here can be
found all the books, multimedia products and videogames published and
released in Portugal. Webboom.pt is the most renowned Portuguese bookstore
on-line being frequently distinguished with prizes and positively mentioned
in the media.
keeping its strong investment not only in the most up-to-date equipment
and technology but also in human resources, Porto Editora will certainly
continue to honor its commitment with the World of Education.