Table 3 - Volume 27, 1996
                           Disposition of Articles
	
                Current Year Disposition of Articles Submitted
        	      January 1, 1996 - November 1, 1996

            Disposition of Article               Disposition of Articles
         Regardless of Submission Date              Submitted in 1996
                                          # Articles                      Accept.
Section      Rejected  Accepted            Submitted  Rejected  Accepted   Rate
Research      18	 10	              33	 13        7      35.0%

Instruction   20	 13	              37	 11	   0       0.0%

Content       16	  3	              26	  7	   0       0.0%

Features and 
  Information 16	 16	              31	 10	   7      41.2%
  
Qualitative
  Studies      2	  1	               5	  2	   0       0.0%

Book Reviews   0	  2	               1	  0	   1     100.0%	

Editor	      13	  0	              13	 13	   0       0.0%
             ---	 --	              --	 --	  --     -------
TOTALS       85	         45	             146	 56       15      20.0%*
  	   	  	  		      

	
                Disposition of Articles Submitted Over Past Three Years
	                January 1, 1994 - November 1, 1996
		
	      # ARTICLES    # UNDER       # ARTICLES    # ARTICLES    ACCEPTANCE
SECTION       SUBMITTED     CONSIDERATION REJECTED      ACCEPTED      RATE     

Research       84	       29	     42	         13	     23.6%

Instruction   128	       41	     53	         34	     39.1%

Content        91	       21            61	          9	     12.9%

Features and   
  Information  74              15            38          21          35.6%       

Qualitative
  Studies       7	        5	      2	          0	      0.0%

Book Reviews   11	        0	      0	         11	    100.00%	

Editor	       18	        0	     15	          3	     16.7%
              ---	      ---	    ---	         --	    -------
TOTALS        413	      111	    211	         91          27.5%*

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* Omits Book Review.