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Our members look to Réflexions for solid, current articles. They must be based on research, summarize research projects, present effective programs and practices, or report on current language-related events. Our members expect articles that are interesting, thought provoking, timely, practical, informative, concise, complete, and current. We offer no payment for articles by professional educators.

CASLT reviews each submission to determine its appropriateness for the magazine. If your article is accepted, it will be edited for tone and lenght as well as copyedited. During the publication process, CASLT will contact you to review the final version. Your article may also be translated and published in French. Articles received after the submission deadline will be held over for the following issue. Authors will receive a timeline for the issue in which their article will appear.

What We Look For

We look for brief (1,150 words maximum) articles that will be helpful to K–12 educators.

Our primary audiences are:

We prefer articles written in an informal, conversational style. We are not looking for conventional research reports or term papers. Executive summaries of research articles are preferred rather than longer dissertations. Writers should emphasize what they have learned from their experience and the implications of these discoveries for second-language teachers. We will prioritize articles highlighting new and effective programs that result in improvements in student second-language learning.

Writers will receive a complimentary issue containing their published article.

What Your Submission Should Include

Articles should be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will acknowledge receipt via email.

Please, make sure to include:

Images

We encourage the use of images, graphs, and charts to illustrate key points. All images must be provided as separate files with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi.

Within your .docx, .doc, .odt, or .rtf file, please include:

Writers are responsible for obtaining written permission from the subjects of the photographs.

References

References and in-text citations should follow the American Psychological Association (APA) style. Reference citations in-text like this (Smith, 1997, p.12) and then list them in APA bibliographic form at the end of the article. An APA style tutorial and a handy APA style guide are available. Authors bear full responsibility for the accuracy of citations, quotations, and information supplied for figures and charts.

 

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