COMING SOON – January 2020

The Reading League Journal

The Reading League Journal is the only peer-reviewed publication written and edited by both educators and researchers that focuses on leveraging the scientific evidence to improve practice. The Reading League Journal is published in January, May, and September. Dr. Louisa Moats is the editor-in-chief, and Dr. David Kilpatrick serves as managing editor.

The Reading League Journal is a benefit for paid members at the Individual and Institutional levels.

Article Submission: 

The Reading League will use ScholarOne to manage author submissions. We are finalizing this process. The link will be posted here soon.

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The Reading League Journal Customer Service:

For questions regarding payment, subscription status and address changes please call toll free at 844-967-0615 or email the journal customer service department at:

The Reading League Journal Senior Editors 

Louisa Moats, Editor-in-Chief, President, Moats Associates Consulting

David Kilpatrick, Managing Editor, Professor, State University of New York at Cortland

Why The Reading League Exists

There is intense public interest in questions surrounding how children learn to read and how they can best be taught. Research in psychological science has provided answers to many of these questions but, somewhat surprisingly, this research has been slow to make inroads into educational policy and practice.