The National Center for Developmental Education offers the following publications that inform practitioners and researchers in the field of developmental education and learning assistance.


Subscription Based Publications

Journal of Developmental Education (JDE)

The Journal of Developmental Education (JDE) is published for YOU - the developmental educator seeking avenues to expand your professional knowledge and expertise in the field. 

Research in Developmental Education (RiDE)

Research in Developmental Education (RiDE) is a research-based publication designed to review and analyze current developmental education practices or report on current research literature and studies.



NEW! The Profession and Practice of Learning Assistance and Developmental Education: 

Essays in Memory of Dr. Martha Maxwell 

Edited by Jeanne L. Higbee

Attaining Excellence in Developmental Education: Research-Based Recommendations for Administrators

By Hunter R. Boylan and D. Patrick Saxon

What Works: A Guide to Research-Based Best 

Practices in Developmental Education

By Hunter R. Boylan