About the College
The International Society for the Social Studies
The International Society for the Social Studies (ISSS) is a non-profit, professional society housed at the University of Central Florida. ISSS is an international interdisciplinary society devoted to the social studies. ISSS is a society for individuals striving to promote and enhance the importance of social studies education across the world.
The Journal of Social Studies Research
The Journal of Social Studies Research (JSSR) is an internationally recognized peer-reviewed journal designed to foster the dissemination of ideas and research findings related to the social studies. JSSR is the official publication of The International Society for the Social Studies (ISSS).
Literacy Research and Instruction
Literacy Research and Instruction is top-tier, international refereed professional journal that publishes articles dealing with research and instruction in reading education and allied literacy fields. Literacy Research and Instruction (formerly Reading Research and Instruction) is the official journal of the Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers (ALER), formerly the College Reading Association. Literacy Research and Instruction contributes to, and influences literacy research, practice, and policies internationally. For over half a century, this journal has published timely and important research as well as instructional applications on pressing issues in reading and literacy. The articles published in LRI reflect the ever-improving knowledge on teaching literacy in a wide range of settings and conditions. To view a free, online sample copy, visit our website below.