Focus & Scope

  1. Subject Material Development
  2. Classroom Practice
  3. Testing, Assessment, & Evaluation
  4. Teacher Profession
  5. Learning Activities
  6. Lesson Study
  7. Learning Facilities & Infrastructures

Publication Schedule

The journal publishes three continuous issues annually, which means every accepted articles in January - April will be published in Issue No. 1, every accepted articles in May - August will be published in Issue No. 2, and every accepted articles in September - December will be published in Issue No. 3.

Section Policy

The published articles are open submission, indexed and peer-reviewed

Open Access Policy

This journal is an open access journal which provides immediate, worldwide, barrier-free access to the full text of all published articles without charge readers or their institutions for access. Readers have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of all articles. 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.

Plagiarism Check

The editor will run a plagiarism check using Crossref Similarity Check powered by iThenticate for the submitted articles before sending to the reviewers. If an evaluates has unfair number of similarities based on the result of the check, we will send back the article to the author to be revised.

Peer Review Process

Every submitted article will be independently reviewed. The decision for publication, amendment, or rejection follows upon reports/recommendation.  After being reviewed, there will be three kinds of editor decision based on reviewers’ recommendation: 1) Accept Submission with No Revision; 2) Accept Submission with Revisions; or 3) Decline/Reject Submission.

Article Revision

The articles sent back to the authors for revision should be returned to the editor without delay. The revised article returned later than 20 days will be considered as new submissions. The revised article can be sent to editorial through the Online Submission Interface

Article Processing Charges (APCs) 

We need resources (editors, reviewers, web maintenance, galley editors, etc) to work better, effective, and efficient in managing this journal. In this case, we do not have funding support. For that reason, we will charge authors for each accepted article. The APC is IDR 125,737 which includes 1) Publishing Fee (hardcopy not included); 2) Similarity Check; 3) DOI Content Registration; and 4) Web Maintenance. The payment method will be informed by the editors after the publication.

Retraction

The papers published in JSGP will be considered for retraction from the publication if:

  1. they have clear evidence that the findings are unreliable, either as a result of misconduct (e.g. data fabrication) or honest error (e.g. miscalculation or experimental error)
  2. the findings have previously been published elsewhere without proper cross-referencing, permission, or justification (i.e. cases of redundant publication)
  3. it constitutes plagiarism
  4. it reports unethical research

The mechanism of retraction follow the Retraction Guidelines of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).