- Education Theory
- Moral Education
- PhD, Pedagogy, Nanjing Normal University (2006)
- MA, Pedagogy, Central China Normal University (1998)
- Research on Bases of School Education Reform（BEA150071）,the Project of National Education Science.
- Research on Rule of Law and Public Moral Education（15JJD880010）,the Major Project of Key Research of Humanities and Social Sciences in Universities.
- Research on Reconstructing Politic Function of School Education——What do Schools to Help Individuality to Live a Kind of Dignified Life（10YJA880160）,the Project of Humanities and Social Sciences of Ministry of Education.
- Research on Sexual Problem and Education Countermeasures of Middle School Students in Internet Age ---Shandong province as an example, the Issue of Shandong Education Science.
- Sociological Research on Education Examination Questions, the Issue of Shandong Education Science（2008ZK0061）.
- Research on University Students’ Psychological Health Survey in Henan Province, the Issue of Henan Social Science,2001.
- Research on Changes of Teachers and Students' Roles in Teaching Process, the Issue of Henan Education Science（ 2001-JKGHC-192）.
- On Current Tension of School Moral Education. Educational Research and Experiment，2015(06).
- Reasoning Education: the Dimension of Constructing Civic Culture.Journal of East China Normal University(Educational Sciences)，2012(01).
- On the Language Dimension of Education Study.Journal of East China Normal University(Educational Sciences)，2009(02).
- On the Education Research of “Hidden Body”and “Obvious Body”.Journal of East China Normal University(Educational Sciences),2007(03).
- On Analyzing: the Relation between “Flesh” and “Virtual Reality”.Studies in Dialectics of Nature,2009(03).
- Exploration on “Body -Subject Education”.Educational Research and Experiment,2014(01).
- On Inside Tension between Subjectivity Education and Interactive Education.Educational Research and Experiment,2011(02).
- Yan Xu-lei& Sun Cheng-yi.On Analyzing “Language:the knitting of School Education”----a kind of sociology study of education from the view of language,Educational Research and Experiment,2009(04).
- One Point of Individual Socialization.Educational Research and Experiment,2008(04).
- On Bodily Morality and its Education.Educational Research and Experiment,2007(04).
- The View on the Ethic Base of School Education Reform,Theory and Practice of Education，2015(22).
- Traditional Political Culture: Shackles of Educational Reform in China.Theory and Practice of Education，2013(31).
- Political Speech:“Inner Side” of Realizing the Reproduction of Politics in the School Education---Political Function of School Education in Current China & Its Limitations.Theory and Practice of Education,2012(19).
- On Test Questions: the Lawful Carrier of Social Reproduction.Theory and Practice of Education,2010(04).
- View on the Mechanism of Teenagers’ Internet Addiction.Theory and Practice of Education,2010(10).
- Language: the Remainder of Education Reform.Theory and Practice of Education,2009(04).
- On Morality of Body.Theory and Practice of Education,2008(05).
- Body: the Perspective of Analyzing Education.Theory and Practice of Education,2007(04).
- Reflection on the Separation of Educational Theory and Educational Practice.Theory and Practice of Education,2004(06).
- An Insight into Listening, Speaking and Looking in the Classroom Teaching.Theory and Practice of Education,2005(09).
- Yan Xulei.“Body” and “Soul” in Education:research of body sociology, Nanjing Normal University Press, 2007
- Yan Xulei& Yang Ping.New Views of Family Education, Beijing University Press,2012
Honors and Awards
- On the Language Dimension of Education Study. The Third Award of the 25th Time Excellent Achievement of Shandong Social Science, 2011.
- One Point of Individual Socialization.The Third Award of the 22th Time Excellent Achievement of Yantai Social Science, 2009.
- Changes of Teachers and Students' Roles in Teaching Process.The Second Award of the Issue of Henan Education Science, 2002.
- University Students’ Psychological Health Survey in Henan Province.The First Award of the Major Issue of Henan Social Science, 2001.
- The First Award of the Eighth High-Quality Teaching Competition of Puyang College of Education,2002.