Call for Submissions!

For a special issue of the Journal of Social Work Education, the Council on Social Work Education is calling for articles that address the advancement of social work education to meet the goals of The Grand Challenge to End Homelessness.


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Themes of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Curriculum integration strategies for teaching about homelessness

  • Educational strategies, outcomes, and approaches for teaching about homelessness

  • Mentoring models for students interested in becoming leaders in homelessness research, advocacy, or practice

  • Service learning examples with homeless service agencies

  • University–community partnerships for education, homelessness research, strengthening homeless services, or supporting homeless service users

  • Student-engaged and student-led homelessness research projects, including community-based and participatory action research studies

  • Innovations in field education to expand homelessness-related internship opportunities and training

  • Student experiences and lessons learned from engaging in homelessness service provision, research, service, or policy advocacy activities


Manuscripts are due via electronic submission by December 3, 2018. Please direct questions to guest editors. Amanda Aykanian at amanda.aykanian@gmail.com or Benjamin Henwood at bhenwood@usc.edu.

© 2018 by the Grand Challenge to End Homelessness, an initiative of the American Academy of Social Work & Social Welfare