Journal History


The NJRP is an edited volume of scholarly publications that serves as an archival record for the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) and the related fields of bilingual education, English as a second language (ESL), and multicultural education.

The NJRP existed previously as an Online publication that produced Volume 1 in 2003 and Volume 2 in 2004 (see - link no longer works).

Volume 3 was published in 2005 in paper form by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (LEA). Please see Gonzalez, V., & Tinajero, J.V. (2005) (Co-Editors). National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) Review of Research & Practice, Vol. 3. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates: Mahwah, NJ.). See

The re-launch of the NJRP began with Volume 4 as an online journal in February, 2013

The NABE Journal of Research and Practice is a publication of the National Association for Bilingual Education in association with the Northern Arizona University College of Education.  For more information, visit About the journal.

The author(s) of each article appearing in this Journal is/are solely responsible for the content thereof; the publication of an article shall not constitute or be deemed to constitute any representation by the Editors, the National Association of Bilingual Education, or Northern Arizona University that the data presented therein are correct or sufficient to support the conclusions reached or that the experiment design or methodology is adequate.