Call for papers: Special issue in contemporary educational psychology

Learning Disabilities, ADHD, and Executive Functioning:
Understanding Academically At-Risk Students’ Learning, Motivation, and Engagement
Guest Editors: Andrew J. Martin, Kristie J. Newton, Rayne Sperling

This Special Issue to Contemporary Educational Psychology (CEP) focuses on students with learning
disabilities, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or other executive function disorders – and their learning, motivation, and engagement. The Special Issue is to be demarcated into three sub-sections, each led by a member of the Guest Editorial team:

  1. Learning Disabilities: Led by Kristie J. Newton
  2. ADHD: Led by Andrew J. Martin
  3. Other Executive Function Disorders: Led by Rayne Sperling

As relevant to students with learning disabilities, ADHD, or other executive functioning disorders, we seek empirical contributions in the areas of:

All submissions will be peer reviewed by 2 reviewers (one being a member of the CEP Board, one being a non-CEP reviewer) and by the section Editor. All manuscripts will be expected to meet CEP’s standards for publication.

Author instructions and submission portal are at:
(select ‘Special Issue’ in article type).

Information on CEP Aims and Scope are at:
Submissions close: April 30th 2015

Enquiries can be directed to Andrew J. Martin: