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Guidelines for Manuscripts

delta-K is a professional journal for mathematics teachers in Alberta. It is published twice a year to
- promote the professional development of mathematics educators, and
- stimulate thinking, explore new ideas, and offer various viewpoints.

Submissions are requested that have a classroom as well as a scholarly focus. They may include:
- personal explorations of significant classroom experiences;
- descriptions of innovative classroom and school practices;
- reviews or evaluations of instructional and curricular methods, programs or materials;
- discussions of trends, issues or policies;
- a specific focus on technology in the classroom; or
- a focus on the curriculum, professional and assessment standards of the NCTM.

Suggestions for Writers

1. delta-K is a refereed journal. Manuscripts submitted to delta-K should be original material. Articles currently under consideration by other journals will not be reviewed.
2. All manuscripts should be typewritten, double-spaced, and properly referenced. All pages should be numbered.
3. The author’s name and full address should be provided on a separate page. If an article has more than one author, the contact author must be clearly identified. Authors should avoid all other references that may reveal their identities to the reviewers.
4. All manuscripts should be submitted electronically, using Microsoft Word format.
5. Pictures or illustrations should be clearly labeled and placed where you want them to appear in the article. A caption and photo credit should accompany each photograph.
6. References should be formatted consistently using The Chicago Manual of Style's author-date system or APA style.
7. If any student sample work is included, please provide a release letter from the student’s parent/guardian allowing publication in the journal.
8. Letters to the editor or reviews of curriculum materials are welcome.
9. Send manuscripts and inquiries to the editor: Lorelei Boschman at Medicine Hat College, 299 College Drive SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A3Y6 or via email:

delta-K Archive

Volume 55-2

Volume 55-1

Volume 54-1

Volume 53-2

Volume 53-1

Volume 52-2

Volume 52-1

Volume 51-1

Volume 50-3

Volume 50-2

Volume 50-1

Selected writings from the Journal of the Mathematics Council of the Alberta Teachers' Association
Celebrating 50 years (1962-2012) of delta-K

Edited by: Egan J Chernoff, University of Saskatchewan

Gladys Sterenberg, Mount Royal University

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