Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


The articles that will be published related to education sciece, i.e.:

  1. Science education;
  2. Chemistry education; 
  3. Physics education, and 
  4. Biology education 


Section Policies

Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The policies of Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia:

  1. Each article received will be reviewed 
  2. Blind Review is applied in the review process, meaning that the reviewers have no information of the authors' identity
  3. In the review process, the reviewers provide some consideration related to the coherence of title, abstract, discussion of findings, and conclusion. Reviewers also considers the novelty and scientific impact of the manuscript as well as the references used.  




Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia is a Journal published online twice a year, in April and October.


Publication Ethics

Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia is a periodical scientific journal that publishes current original research and studies in the natural science education, science and technology.

The Responsibilities of Editor

  1. The editor is responsible for deciding articles that are eligible to be published through board meetings. The editor is guided by the editorial policy of the journal and is limited by applicable legal requirements regarding defamation, copyright infringement, and plagiarism.
  2. In the process of receiving articles, the editing team is based on the principle of equality of treatment.
  3. In the review process of journal and decision-making of publication (articles), the editing team does not distinguish race, gender, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, or political ideology of the author.
  4. Editor and editorial team will not disclose any information about the submitted paper or articles except with the author's permission.
  5. Unpublished (article) papers will not be used for the editor's research and will be returned directly to the author.

The Responsibilities of the Reviewer
Reviewers assist editors in making editorial decisions on submitted papers/articles

  1. Reviewer is responsible for the review recommendations
  2. Review of paper is done objectively and supported by clear arguments.
  3. A reviewer is responsible for quotes, references, and plagiarism for articles reviewed.
  4. Reviewer keeps the confidentiality of information for personal gain.

The Responsibilities of author

  1. The author must present his or her article of thought or research, honestly, and without plagiarism, and data manipulation.
  2. The author is responsible for the submitted confirmation of the articles that have been written.
  3. The author must comply with the requirements of the publication in the form of originality of the work, not plagiarism, and the paper/article has not been published in other journals or publications.
  4. The author points out the references of the cited opinions and works of others
  5. The author writes the paper or article ethically, honestly and responsibly, by applicable scientific authorship rules.
  6. Authors are prohibited from sending/publishing the same article in more than one journal or publication.
  7. The author does not object if the paper goes through editing without changing the substance or basic idea of writing.

The Responsibilities of Publisher

  1. Program Studi Magister Pendidikan IPA as a publisher of Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia is responsible for publishing articles after going through the process of editing, peer review, layout in accordance with the rules of publishing scientific journals.
  2. Program Studi Magister Pendidikan IPA as a publisher of Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia is responsible for ensuring academic freedom for editors and reviewers in carrying out their duties.
  3. Program Studi Magister Pendidikan IPA as a publisher of Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Indonesia is responsible for maintaining privacy and protecting intellectual property and copyright, and editorial freedom.


Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.