Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Profesi Pendidikan Dasar is a scientific research publication issued by Primary Education Department of Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta, aimed as media of information, communication and discussion forum of education and teaching from primary education field. 

This journal encompasses original research articles and review articles including: 

  1. instruction of primary education (natural science, social science, mathematics, languages, civics, religion, physical education, and arts),
  2. curriculum of primary education,
  3. management of primary education,
  4. guidance and counseling of primary education,
  5. psychology of primary education as well as primary school teacher education.

This journal is an open access published twice per year/volume and contains research result that never published.

  • Free charge for every article sent to editor.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to Jurnal Profesi Pendidikan Dasar must adhere to the journal's focus and scope and author guidelines. The submitted manuscripts must address scientific merit or novelty appropriate to the focus and scope. All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism contents. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection softaware to do the similarity checking. Editors check the plagiarism detection of articles in this journal by using a Turnitin software.

The research article submitted to this journal will be peer-reviewed at least 2 (two) or more expert reviewers. The reviewers give scientific valuable comments improving the contents of the manuscript.
Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. Publication of accepted articles including the sequence of published articles will be made by Editor in Chief by considering sequence of accepted date and geographical distribution of authors.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Profesi Pendidikan Dasar publishes articles twice a year, in July and Desember



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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Profesi Pendidikan Dasar

Journal of Profesi Pendidikan Dasar is published by Elementary School Teacher Education (PGSD), Faculty of Teacher Training and Education (FKIP), Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta. This Journal aimed as media communications and informations around teaching practice and elementary education implementations from various aspect.

This Journals is an open access published twice per year that contains research result where never published