E komo mai, Hawai‘i State Teachers Association!

As you connect virtually during Institute Week, we thank you for taking the time to join us here. Enjoy a special site-wide discount, share your thoughts in a survey, and check out our 2023 Catalog for new and forthcoming titles.

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    Enjoy 30% off on BessPress.com through February 28, 2023. Enter HSTA2023 at checkout (some exclusions apply).

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  • 2023 Catalog

    See what's new for 2023 and learn more about valuable resources for your students and classroom. (Coming soon!)

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  • Bess Press Education

    Materials for grades PreK-12, focusing on age and culturally appropriate materials.

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Bilingual Picture Books

  • Early Childhood Education

    Developmentally-appropriate resources to build strong foundations for Hawai‘iʻs youngest keiki.

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  • 3rd to 8th Grade Education

    Core currriculum and supplemental materials for upper elementary and middle grade teachers and students.

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  • High School and Postsecondary Education

    Core currriculum and supplemental materials for teachers and students in high school and beyond.

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Education Discounts

All prices displayed on this website are available at the educator discount of 20% off listed price

• All titles available from Bess Press qualify for a 20% discount off the listed price

• Institutional purchase orders are subject to a 7% of total-sale shipping and handling fee

• For orders placed on O‘ahu, pick-up and/or delivery can be arranged for an additional fee

• If you have specific purchasing requirements that need additional information please contact Bess Press

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