Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Councilor is the peer-reviewed journal of the Illinois Council for the Social Studies. Since 1939, The Councilor has published articles that incorporate pedagogical innovation and practice into all disciplines of the social studies. The Councilor also provides a forum for scholars to publish articles that explore the ways in which they integrate research into the classroom.

 

Section Policies

Articles

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Reviews

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Announcements

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Past

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Present

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Future

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Introduction

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Peer Review Process


All articles will be subject to blind review by at least two referees. Manuscripts will be promptly acknowledged and reviewed.

 

Publication Frequency

The Councilor is published twice yearly.

 

Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in reviews, articles, and guest editorials are solely those of the authors and do not reflect the opinions of the editorial staff of The Councilor or the Illinois Council for the Social Studies.