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Teaching Journals Directory

CETL provides an extensive list of disciplinary and interdisciplinary journals in the scholarship of teaching and Learning (SoTL) focused on undergraduate and graduate education for teachers at colleges and universities, organized alphabetically. Click on the title of a journal to visit its home page. Click on a category name or use the drop-down menus on the right to view journals by Discipline or by Topic in Higher Education. To return to the full list, set the drop-down menu options to - Any -

Last full update:  July 31, 2018

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Journal of Case Studies was established by the Society for Case Research to provide a continual flow of effective up-to-date cases to promote excellence in case teaching.

Sponsoring Organization:
Society for Case Research
Discipline:
Business
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

NOTE: This journal is retired as of February 2015.

Publishes original, unpublished case studies related to accreditation and assessment issues in higher education. Studies reflecting issues and solutions to higher-education accreditation and assessment concerns like budgeting, outcomes/goals development, assessment implementation, rubric development and implementation, creating faculty ownership, and resistance to change are appropriate topics.

Topic in Higher Education:
Assessment

Publishes original, unpublished case manuscripts relating educational situations from K - 12 and higher education. It is designed to provide the education professional a venue to share original situations with other educators. Cases from a broad range of topics are appropriate for consideration in the JCSE providing the focus of the work is educational situations.

Discipline:
Education
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Specific

The Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership (JCEL) publishes, in electronic format, peer-reviewed cases appropriate for use in educational leadership preparation efforts across the globe. Building on a long tradition the University Council for Education Administration (UCEA) sponsors this journal in an ongoing effort to improve the preparation and practice of educational leadership. The journal's editorial staff seeks a wide range of cases that focus on timely and/or enduring issues germane to educational leadership preparation.

Topic in Higher Education:
Educational Leadership

The Journal of Chemical Education is the official journal of the Division of Chemical Education of the American Chemical Society, co-published with the American Chemical Society Publications Division. Launched in 1924, the Journal of Chemical Education is the world’s premier chemical education journal. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles and related information as a resource to those in the field of chemical education and to those institutions that serve them. JCE typically addresses chemical content, activities, laboratory experiments, instructional methods, and pedagogies.

Sponsoring Organization:
Division of Chemical Education
Discipline:
Chemistry
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Classroom Interaction (JCI) is a semi-annual publication devoted to empirical investigations and theoretical papers dealing with observation techniques, research on student and teacher behavior, and other topics relevant to the domain of classroom interaction.

Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

The Journal of College Science Teaching provides a forum for the exchange of ideas on and experiences with undergraduate science courses, particularly those for nonscience majors. JCST also reports and discusses innovative teaching materials, methods, and evaluative criteria; disseminate contributions toward improving college science instruction; and describes work in disciplinary science courses that is broad enough in its approach to appeal to teachers in other scientific fields. All manuscripts are peer reviewed.

Discipline:
Sciences
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of College Student Development (JCSD), the largest and leading source of research about college students and the field of student affairs, publishes scholarly articles and reviews from a wide range of academic fields. Since 1959, scholars in student affairs, higher education, sociology, psychology, social work, nursing, business administration, and health sciences have been finding their voice with JCSD. Journal of College Student Development is the official journal of the American College Personnel Association (ACPA).

Sponsoring Organization:
MUSE
Topic in Higher Education:
Student Learning

The Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice is intended to provide the educational community, federal and state governmental officials and the general public a medium to exhibit and explore the complex issue of student retention and attrition. The Journal will feature articles pertaining to current and new theoretical constructs and current research on student retention and attrition in higher education.

Topic in Higher Education:
Educational Research

The Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education is an on-line, refereed journal concerned with exploring community engagement and community-based learning perspective, research, and practice.

The Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education publishes accounts of a range of research focusing on practical and theoretical insights and understanding, in higher education and across the disciplines and professions. There is a focus on case studies emphasizing community engagement and engaged learning practices, methodology, and pedagogy.

Sponsoring Organization:
Indiana State University
Topic in Higher Education:
Community Engagement, High-Impact Practices

The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship (JCES) is a peer-reviewed international journal through which faculty, staff, students, and community partners disseminate scholarly works. JCES integrates teaching, research, and community engagement in all disciplines, addressing critical problems identified through a community-participatory process.

Sponsoring Organization:
The University of Alabama
Topic in Higher Education:
Community Engagement, High-Impact Practices

The Journal of Community Practice articulates contemporary issues, providing direction on how to think about social problems, developing approaches to dealing with them, and outlining ways to implement these concepts in classrooms and practice settings. Academics and practitioners engaged in community practice contribute articles that will enhance your abilities to design new programs and policy for your area.

Topic in Higher Education:
Community Engagement, High-Impact Practices

JCMST is a highly respected scholarly journal which offers an in-depth forum for the interchange of information in the fields of science, mathematics, and computer science. JCMST is the only periodical devoted specifically to using information technology in the teaching of mathematics and science.

JCMST is the official journal of the the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Journal of Computing in Higher Education (JCHE) contributes to our understanding of the design, development, and implementation of instructional processes and technologies in higher education. JCHE publishes original research, literature reviews, implementation and evaluation studies, and theoretical, conceptual, and policy papers that provide perspectives on instructional technology’s role in improving access, affordability, and outcomes of postsecondary education.

Sponsoring Organization:
Springer
Topic in Higher Education:
Technology Administration

The Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges contains the conference proceedings for each of the regional conferences sponsored by CCSC. It is distributed to around 600 faculty in over 350 colleges and universities. In addition to the print copies distributed at the regional conferences, the Journal is archived starting from Volume 16 (October 2000) in the ACM’s Digital Library

Discipline:
Computer Science
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Continuing Higher Education strives to support continuing higher education by serving as a forum for the reporting and exchange of information based on research, observations, and the experience relevant to the field.

Topic in Higher Education:
Adult Learning

The Journal of Correctional Education is the foremost publication of the Correctional Education Association (CEA). The Journal serves as a resource for:

  1. Academic research in correctional education
  2. Current issues/Legislative updates in correctional educations
  3. Best practices for correctional educators
Sponsoring Organization:
Correctional Education Association
Discipline:
Criminal Justice
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

The Journal of Criminal Justice Education (JCJE) is an official publication of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS). JCJE provides a forum for the examination, discussion and debate of a broad range of issues concerning post-secondary education in criminal justice, criminology and related areas. The aim of JCJE is to enhance the quality of higher education in criminal justice and criminology. JCJE is an education-oriented journal for those undertaking educational and academic endeavors in the fields of criminal justice and criminology.

Sponsoring Organization:
Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
Discipline:
Criminal Justice
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Critical Incidents does not publish long cases. JCI's focus is on brief incidents that tell about real situation in a real organization. The incident tells a story about an event, an experience, a blunder, or a success. Unlike a long case, the incident does not provide historical detail or how the situation developed. Rather, it provides a snapshot that stimulates student use of their knowledge to arrive at a course of action or analysis.

Sponsoring Organization:
Society for Case Research
Discipline:
Business
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

The Journal of Cultural Research in Art Education (jCRAE) is an annual online and open-access journal of the United States Society for Education through Art. jCRAE focuses on social and cultural research relevant for art and visual culture education, including cultural foundations of art education, cross-cultural and multicultural research in art education, and cultural aspects of art in education.

Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of Curriculum and Teaching is a peer-reviewed journal, published by Sciedu Press. It is devoted to publishing research papers in curriculum and instruction, learning and teaching, and related disciplines at global and local levels, such as but not limited to curriculum theory, teaching methodology, program innovation, policy development, professional ethics, and assessment in education.

Sponsoring Organization:
Sciedu Press
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: General

Journal of Curriculum Studies publishes conceptually rich contributions to all areas of curriculum studies, including those derived from empirical, philosophical, sociological, or policy-related investigations. The journal welcomes innovative papers that analyse the ways in which the social and institutional conditions of education and schooling contribute to shaping curriculum, including political, social and cultural studies; education policy; school reform and leadership; teaching; teacher education; curriculum development; and assessment and accountability.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: General

The Journal of Dance Education presents the latest developments in dance education research and practice with the intent of assisting educators in their quest to remain current in the classroom. We present both scholarly and practical articles relevant to various populations within the dance community, including public schools K-12, private schools, private studios, higher education, and community education.

Discipline:
Dance
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

This quarterly, peer-reviewed journal has an international editorial board and is the official publication of IADMS. The journal is indexed in MEDLINE.  It is published by J. Michael Ryan Publishing, Inc., and is a membership benefit. Each issue of focuses on bringing you the current results of clinical and experimental research. The aim of the Journal of Dance Medicine & Science is to provide you with one source for up-to-date information.

Discipline:
Dance
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

A peer-reviewed monthly journal that publishes a wide variety of educational and scientific research in dental, allied dental and advanced dental education.

Discipline:
Dentistry
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: Disciplinary

The JDE is published as a forum for educators concerned with the practice, theory, research, and news of the postsecondary developmental and remedial community. Its content focuses on basic skills education and includes topics such as developmental writing, developmental mathematics, reading, tutoring, assessment and placement, and program evaluation. Emphasis is placed on manuscripts that relate education theory to practical teaching and learning, expand current knowledge, or clearly demonstrate impact on the field.

Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The ISTE Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education (JDLTE) is a refereed journal published in partnership with the ISTE Professional Learning Network for Teacher Educators. JDLTE provides access to the growing body of research addressing the use of digital technologies in teacher education. Articles highlight contemporary trends and effective, creative and innovative uses of digital technologies that prepare preservice, inservice and teacher educators for teaching in technology-rich learning environments.

Topic in Higher Education:
Distance Learning, Technology

The Journal of Economic Education offers original articles on teaching economics. In its pages, leading scholars evaluate innovations in teaching techniques, materials, and programs. Instructors of introductory through graduate level economics will find the journal an indispensable resource for content and pedagogy in a variety of media. The Journal of Economic Education is published quarterly in cooperation with the National Council on Economic Education and the Advisory Committee on Economic Education of the American Economic Association.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Discipline:
Economics
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of Education for Business features basic and applied research articles, results of practical applications related to classroom instructional experiments, and a balanced analysis of important and timely issues impacting upon the discipline of business. Topic areas within the business curriculum include accounting, business communication, economics, finance, information systems, information technology, management, management information systems (MIS), and marketing.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Discipline:
Business
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of Education for Teaching (JET) publishes original contributions on the subject of teacher education. The journal interprets ’teacher education’ in the widest sense, to include academic staff involved with, and responsible for, initial teacher education, continued professional development and the broad field of research into higher education’s contribution to education. JET welcomes scholarly discussions of new issues in the field, which would include original and rigorous analysis of the policies and practices involved in preparing individuals to work in education at any level.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Topic in Higher Education:
International, Educational Research

The Journal of Educational Research publishes manuscripts that describe or synthesize research of direct relevance to educational practice in elementary and secondary schools, pre-K–12. Special consideration is given to articles that focus on variables that can be manipulated in educational settings. Although the JER does not publish validation studies, the Editors welcome many varieties of research--experiments, evaluations, ethnographies, narrative research, replications, and so forth.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Topic in Higher Education:
Educational Research

JEBS provides an outlet for papers that develop original statistical methods useful for the applied statistician working in educational or behavioral research. Typical papers will present new methods of analysis. In addition, critical reviews of current practice, tutorial presentations of less well known methods, and novel applications of already known methods will be published.

Topic in Higher Education:
Educational Research

The Journal of Educational Change publishes important ideas and evidence of educational change. It investigates how men and women, older and younger teachers, students, parents, and others experience change. It also examines the social, economic, cultural, and political forces driving educational change. While presenting the positive aspects of change, the journal raises many challenging questions about educational change as well.

Sponsoring Organization:
Springer
Topic in Higher Education:
Administration, Educational Leadership

JEMH is designed to provide a multi-disciplinary forum to present and discuss research, development and applications of multimedia and hypermedia in education. The main goal of the Journal is to contribute to the advancement of the theory and practice of learning and teaching using these powerful and promising technological tools that allow the integration of images, sound, text, and data. JEMH is the official journal of the the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Topic in Higher Education:
Technology, Pedagogical Research: Specific

The main purpose of the Journal of Educational Psychology® is to publish original, primary psychological research pertaining to education across all ages and educational levels. A secondary purpose of the Journal is the occasional publication of exceptionally important theoretical and review articles that are pertinent to educational psychology.

Sponsoring Organization:
American Psychological Association
Discipline:
Psychology
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Educational Technology & Society seeks academic articles on the issues affecting the developers of educational systems and educators who implement and manage such systems. The articles should discuss the perspectives of both communities and their relation to each other:

Topic in Higher Education:
Technology Administration

The Journal of Effective Teaching is an electronic journal devoted to the exchange of ideas and information about undergraduate and graduate teaching. Articles are solicited for publication which address excellence in teaching at colleges and universities. We invite contributors to share their insights in pedagogy, innovations in teaching and learning, and classroom experiences in the form of a scholarly communication which will be reviewed by experts in teaching scholarship.

Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: General

JEE is a peer-reviewed international journal published quarterly by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) in partnership with a global community of engineering education societies and associations.

Discipline:
Engineering
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Provides a forum for dissemination of information and views which enables practitioners of and researchers to keep current with developments in their field. JEAP publishes articles, book reviews, conference reports, and academic exchanges in the linguistic, sociolinguistic and psycholinguistic description of English as it occurs in the contexts of academic study and scholarly exchange itself.

Sponsoring Organization:
Elsevier
Discipline:
English
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Entrepreneurship Education (JEE) is sponsored by the Academy of Entrepreneurship, an affiliate of the Allied Academies. The journal is double blind, peer reviewed, with an acceptance rate of 25% and publishes, which publishes theoretical or empirical works in entrepreneurship education and training.

Sponsoring Organization:
Academy of Entrepreneurship
Discipline:
Business, Management
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

A research-oriented, refereed periodical intended to provide a forum for critical and constructive debate on all aspects of research, theory and practice in environmental and sustainability education (EE & SE). Publication of diverse theoretical and methodological approaches and perspectives for international audiences is aimed at improving the quality of research and practice in the fields of EE & SE.

Sponsoring Organization:
Taylor & Francis
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Executive Education (JEE) is an interdisciplinary double-blind peer-reviewed journal with a mission to advance the quality of executive education and invites you to submit original manuscripts of your work on the scholarship of teaching, administration, and curriculum development issues, as well as essays and book reviews. Submissions are no longer accepted.

The JEE is currently and indefinitely on hold.

Discipline:
Business

The Journal of Extension creates opportunities for professionals and students to publish intellectual, creative work; nurtures emerging scholars and new authors for success; encourages professional development; and advances the theory and practice of the Cooperative Extension System.

JOE is a rigorous, peer-reviewed journal that brings the scholarship of university outreach and engagement to educators and practitioners around the world.

Sponsoring Organization:
Journal of Extension
Topic in Higher Education:
Community Engagement, High-Impact Practices

The JFD welcomes manuscript submissions that advance theoretical and practical understandings of faculty development in post-secondary institutions.
Therefore, articles submitted to JFD should address, but are not limited to:
Advancement of faculty
Teaching and learning
Issues of importance to development of successful faculty

Sponsoring Organization:
New Forums Press

The journal is aimed at all those committed to the improvement of food science education, including primary, secondary, undergraduate and graduate, continuing, and workplace education. It serves as an international forum for scholarly and innovative development in all aspects of food science education for “teachers” (individuals who facilitate, mentor, or instruct) and “students” (individuals who are the focus of learning efforts).

Sponsoring Organization:
Institute of Food Technologists
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of Further and Higher Education is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing scholarly work that represents the whole field of post-16 education and training. The journal engages with a diverse range of topics within the field including management and administration, teacher education and training, curriculum, staff and institutional development, and teaching and learning strategies and processes.

Sponsoring Organization:
University and College Union
Topic in Higher Education:
Educational Research, Adult Learning

For faculty, administrators, and policymakers, JGE is the professional forum for discussing issues in general education today. JGE addresses the general education concerns of community colleges, four-year colleges, universities, and state systems. Along with perceptive essays on the role of general education today, JGE features articles on innovative methods in teaching and assessment, profiles of exemplary general education programs, case studies of successful curriculum development efforts, and reviews of books and monographs related to general education.

Sponsoring Organization:
Project Muse
Topic in Higher Education:
Pedagogical Research: General

The Journal of Geography in Higher Education ( JGHE) was founded upon the conviction that the development of learning and teaching was vitally important to higher education. It is committed to promote, enhance and share geography learning and teaching in all institutions of higher education throughout the world, and provides a forum for geographers and others, regardless of their specialisms, to discuss common educational interests, to present the results of educational research, and to advocate new ideas.

Sponsoring Organization:
Association of American Geographers
Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

Journal of Geography is the journal of the National Council for Geographic Education. The Journal of Geography provides a forum to present innovative approaches to geography research, teaching, and learning. The Journal publishes articles on the results of research, instructional approaches, and book reviews.

Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

The Journal of Geoscience Education (JGE) is the premier peer-reviewed publication for geoscience education research at the undergraduate and pre-college levels. JGE is the publication of record for National Association of Geoscience Teachers, and serves as the only international forum for the publication of research concerning the pedagogy, assessment, and philosophy of teaching and learning about the geosciences.

Topic in Higher Education:
Discipline-specific

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