Our journal submission guidelines are adapted from those
Feature manuscripts should be between 1000 and 2000
words, not including tables and figures. Include a reasonable number
of tables and figures selected as essential to understanding.
Please use Microsoft Word size 12 Cambria font.
Use double spacing for all material, including quoted matter, lists, tables, notes, references, and
Be certain of permission for use of photos and student work.
Leave margins of 1 inch on the sides, top, and bottom of each page.
Indicate a paragraph by including an extra space between paragraphs.
Provide accurate and complete bibliographical information. All references cited in the manuscript should be listed at the end of the
manuscript. We encourage your use the APA Publication Manual or the
Chicago Manual of Style for complete style/format guidelines.
Use dialogue and direct quotes sparingly. Incorporate the key ideas of conversations into the text when possible. If material is quoted,
supply the complete source in the references and cite the page number with the quotation.
Do not use footnotes. Integrate this information
into your manuscript.
Use mathematics editors (e.g., MathType)
sparingly. Expressions and equations that can be
typed using the keyboard, such as f(x)=3x2
< 3, should simply be typed, as you would the
general text. Other mathematics displays that
contain characters not found on the keyboard
should be set using an equation editor program. For example, y=2^(1/5) should be expressed
using an equation editor as
Please proofread and spellcheck your manuscript
before submission. Review it for grammar,
completeness, mathematical correctness, and
accuracy of references. Be sure to spell out all
proper names, and fully identify all
organizations and groups that are mentioned by
initials or acronyms.
Figures and tables should be embedded in the
manuscript near their mention in the text. Each
figure or table needs to have a title relating it to
Email your submission to Deidra Baker,