Welcome to the
Journal of Professional
Capital and Community

We are delighted to welcome you to the
Journal of Professional Capital and Community (JPCC).
Meet the Editor-in-Chief and highly acclaimed
scholar Professor Andy Hargreaves,
2015 recipient of the Grawemeyer Award
in education, as he introduces you to JPCC.

Learn more.

Andy Hargreaves introduces the journal

The Journal of Professional Capital and Community is an international, professionally refereed, scholarly journal, reflecting the most important ideas and evidence of the nature and impact of interactions and relationships in the education profession, especially in the school sector.

Image: Clarivate Analytics.For the first time, in one single place of scholarly research and inquiry, this journal brings together the most influential leading thinkers and emerging scholars on professional cultures, communities and collegiality and how they all contribute to or impede the development of the professional capital in schools and school systems that enhances students' learning, wellbeing, achievement and engagement.

This journal is ranked, abstracted and indexed by Clarivate Analytics' Emerging Sources Citation Index.

About the Journal

The Journal of Professional Capital and Community reflects the most important ideas and evidence of the nature and impact of interactions and relationships in the education profession, especially in the school sector.

Editors

JPCC has a world-class editorial team which spans the globe. Led by Editor-in-Chief Andy Hargreaves, the team helps nurture the most influential leading thinkers and emerging scholars on professional cultures, communities and collegiality.

Media

Our media section brings regularly updated viewpoints and features from our editorial contributors, covering the key emerging themes in this highly topical subject area.

JPCC: celebrating 5 years

This year the Journal of Professional Capital and Community celebrates 5 years of publishing the most important evidence on the nature and impact of interactions and relationships in the education profession. We've collected together some of our favourite articles from the past 5 years and made them free for you to read and to share with your networks until April 30, 2019. Read more...

Call for applications: Michael Fullan Emerging Scholar in Professional Capital and Community Award

The Journal of Professional Capital and Community believes that supporting emerging scholars through recognition of their achievements is a critical part of building professional capital and community within our own field of research. The journal has therefore created the Michael Fullan Emerging Scholar in Professional Capital and Community Award to recognize emerging scholars, amplify their contributions, and bring new perspectives to the wider community of scholars in the field. Find out more.

Journal of Professional Capital and Community news

Image: Scopus logoJournal of Professional Capital and Community has been accepted into Scopus.Scopus, launched in 2004, is the world’s largest abstract and citation database containing both peer-reviewed research literature and quality web sources. Titles submitted to Scopus go through a rigorous review by their independent and international Scopus Content Selection & Advisory Board, and all titles must adhere to the five main selection criteria: Journal policy, Content, Citedness, Regularity and Online availability.

More information is available on the Scopus website.

Meet the Editorial Board

Pedro Noguera

Pedro Noguera
Editorial Advisory Board

Eric Hanushek

Eric Hanushek
Editorial Advisory Board

David L. Blustein

David L. Blustein
Editorial Advisory Board