Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy

Cover image for Vol. 60 Issue 2

Current Editors Kathleen Hinchman and Kelly Chandler-Olcott

Impact Factor: 0.716

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 146/230 (Education & Educational Research)

Online ISSN: 1936-2706

Associated Title(s): Reading Research Quarterly, The Reading Teacher

Recently Published Issues

See all

Get Involved on Social Media!

Facebook buttonCheck out the International Literacy Association’s JAAL group on Facebook. All group members can offer reflections on JAAL articles, ask burning questions, and network with JAAL’s readership.

Call for Articles!

The Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy seeks full-length articles on a range of topics including curriculum, instruction, assessments, and programs for diverse populations of literacy learners; adolescents' and adults' consumption and production of visual, digital, and print-based texts in and out of school; and content area and disciplinary literacies. See submission guidelines here.

Free ILA Cross-Journal Virtual Issues

 Virtual Issue

Read cross-journal virtual issues encompassing selected articles from The Reading Teacher, Reading Research Quarterly, and the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy. Articles have been carefully selected for their potential interest and impact on literacy scholarship and practice.

Read now

JAAL Practitioner Advisory Board

Editors Kelly Chandler-Olcott and Kathleen Hinchman are proud to introduce a newly established Practitioner Advisory Board which provides advice on the direction of the journal.

Current Advisory Board Members:
Kelly Allen, University of Arizona, USA
Elizabeth Cardenas-Lopez, Chicago Public Schools, USA
Eric Claravall, Cupertino Union School District, USA
Marriam Ewaida, Manassas City Public Schools, USA
Michele Haiken, Rye Middle School, USA
Nathan Lowien, Laidley District State School, AU
Amber Moore, Bert Church High School, CA
Christina Sias, InTech Collegiate High School, USA

Become an ILA Member

 Join the ILA

Join the global literacy revolution!

By becoming an ILA member, you’ll gain:

1. Practical, research-based teaching resources to help you become a more engaged and empowered educator

2. Access to a community of teachers, experts, leaders, and lifelong learners (like you) for networking, inspiration, and guidance

3. A cause to root for and champion, and a way to help ILA spread literacy to every corner of the world

We’re transforming the world through literacy. JOIN US!