AILACTE Journal Volume XV Call for Manuscripts 


The AILACTE Journal is a refereed journal with national representation on its editorial review board published by The Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education.  Each issue is nonthematic.  The journal, published annually, is soliciting manu¬scripts addressing issues related to teacher education within the liberal arts context; including teaching and learning, preservice and in-service education, research and practice related to the preparation and development of teachers, and other related topics.  Project descriptions, research reports, theoretical papers, papers espousing a point of view and descriptions of activities or issues pertinent to the education and professional development of teachers at the local, state or national level would be appropriate topics for the journal.

Criteria for submitting a manuscript:

Authors must submit their manuscripts electronically (in MS Word or MS Word Compatible format) as email attachments by July 15, 2018 to the following email address:    Manuscripts must comply with The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth Edition (2010) for format and style and not exceed 20 pages, double spaced.  Within the body of the manuscript, authors must disguise all identifying information that could compromise our blind review process.  Manuscripts must contain the following:

• a title page that contains the title, abstract, keywords, and all authors’ names, highest degree earned, titles, and institutional affiliations, in order of authorship;
• the body of the manuscript that also contains a running head (no more than 50 characters) and uses a pagination format that adheres to APA style guidelines;
• a reference section that has been thoroughly checked for APA compliance; and
• a last section containing autobiographical sketches for each author in authorship order (comprised of a short paragraph for each).

In a separate file, entitled ‘Author Information,’ authors are requested to provide the following: 
• complete name, institutional postal mailing address, email address, and telephone numbers (including cell phones if appropriate) of each author on the manuscript in authorship order.

Considering our blind review process, please address all correspondence to the AILACTE Journal email address