Just like physicians, the best educators stay informed with the latest developments in their field. Luckily, it doesn’t take anything more than time to have access to quality journals for educators whether they teach at the pre K-12, college, or graduate level. The following open access journals provide top-notch scholarly information available at no cost. Most of these journals are published just once or a few times a year, so subscribe to several so you can keep up-to-date on the latest research coming out of the field of education.
Education Research, Practices, and Approaches
These journals focus on research, practices, and specific approaches to education on all levels including pre K-12, college students in bachelor degree programs, and graduate students.
Education Policy and Issues
Find out what is being researched and discussed when it comes to educational policies and issues when you read these journals.
Find out what it takes to become a strong leader both inside and out of the classroom with these journals that focus on leadership in education.
Science and Math
These journals provide the latest information on science and math education.
From teaching literature to teens to preventing plagiarism, these journals are all about language arts education.
The Arts, Foreign Language, and Social Studies
Learn about teaching music, creative arts, foreign languages, geography and culture, and more with these journals.
Technology in education is a popular topic, so stay on top of the latest research coming out with these journals.
Special Education, Early Education, and Child Development
From pre-K learners to child development to special education, read these journals to stay connected with what’s happening in these fields.
Higher Education and Online Education
These journals are all about college-level and online education topics.
Variety of Educational Approaches and Specialized Topics
From study abroad programs to food science education to rural education, these journals all focus on a variety of specialized topics and educational approaches.
By: http://www.onlinecollege.org/2009/11/11/100-excellent-open-access-journals-for-educators/ (November 11th, 2009 written by Staff Writers)