About This Journal

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.

Publication Frequency
The Councilor is published twice yearly.

Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

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.

John H. Bickford III
The Councilor: The Journal of the Illinois Council for the Social Studies
College of Education & Professional Studies
Eastern Illinois University
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