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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).


The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.


Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.


The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.


The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.



Author Guidelines

SiLeT: Studies in Learning and Teaching

Format Details

Studies in Philosophy of Science and Education is an open-access journal. The term open access gives the right of readers to read, download, distribute, copy, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles free of charge. Studies in Philosophy of Science and Education also has initiated to sign SI - Scientific Online Journal. According to SI - Scientific Online Journal; By “open access” to peer-reviewed research literature, its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The author(s) and the copyright holder(s) grant(s) to all users free access to articles.

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 acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. Studies in Philosophy of Science and Education applies the Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) to all manuscripts to be published.

Policy of Screening for Plagiarism

Papers submitted to the Studies in Philosophy of Science and Education will be screened for plagiarism using Turnitin/iThenticate plagiarism detection tools. Papers leading to plagiarism will be immediately rejected by the Studies in Philosophy of Science and Education.

Payments for Publication

We don't normally ask any fee from international authors. Journal management has the right to change the article fee or not to charge articles when it deems necessary.

About Styles

The following writing and referencing rules are to be taken into consideration.

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The articles need to be not published elsewhere previously. If the article has been presented at any seminar or conference, the name of the conference, the institution where it has been presented and the date of the presentation needs to be mentioned. The Journal is written in English. Thus, the articles need to be written in this language.

The title of the article must be written in capital letters, using font size 11 and bold. One line space must be left after the title. The name and surname of the author(s), their title, and the institution they work for and its web site must be written.

The number of pages of the article must 10-15, not exceed 25, including abstract, reference, and author profile list. The whole work must be written in Book Antiqua, font size 10. Subheading must be in bold, and the first letter of each word must be capital letters.

All the text must be written using single line spacing, including the reference list. The research article should normally consist of the following parts: introduction, research method , findings, discussion, and conclusion.


The abstract must be brief, informative and self-explanatory and should be written in the past tense. It must not exceed 150-200 words in length and should concisely summarize all-important results of the paper without excessive methodical and experimental details. Standard nomenclature should be used and abbreviations should be avoided.


Below the abstract, about 5 to 7 keywords characterizing the paper should be listed.


The introduction should give a concise background and provide a rationale for the presented study. It should provide a clear statement of the problem and should be understandable to colleagues from a broad range of scientific disciplines.

Title Page

The title page should contain the title of the paper, running title (optional), names (s) and address (es) of the author (s), the name of the corresponding author (marked with an asterisk) along with phone, fax/E-mail information, an abstract, keywords.

Research Method

This should give detailed and sufficient information about the materials and procedures used to allow experiments to be reproduced. Previously published procedures and sources of laboratory procedures should be cited. Information on the equipment model, manufacturer’s name and address including the city, province/state and country should be provided. The procedures should be written in the past tense and should consist of paragraphs with individual methods


This should describe the design of the experiment and the obtained results. All tables, figures, graphs, statistical analyses, and sample calculations should be presented in this section.


In tables font size 10 must be used and vertical lines must be not be drawn. When the contents of the table cannot fit into the table, font size 10 might be used. The number of the table and the title must be written above the table.

The discussion should relate the presented results to those of previous own or other studies, interprets them and draw conclusions. It can outline working hypotheses, theories, and applications.


Writing a conclusion is the final part of the research paper, drawing everything together and tying it into initial research. Writing a conclusion involves summing up the paper and giving a very brief description of the results, although you should not go into too much detail about this.

Acknowledgments (OPTIONAL)
Acknowledgments of people, grants, funds, etc should be placed in a separate section not numbered at the very end of the paper.



The items on the reference list must be arranged according to APA Referencing. (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association).

In-Text citations

Use the name of the author(s) followed by the year of publication when citing references within the text and page number. For example:

1 author (Nur, 2020)

2 authors (Eggen & Kauchak, 2001)

3 or more authors (Jatmiko et al., 2018)

How to Create a Reference List

Single author:

Amer, A. (2006). Reflections on Bloom’s revised taxonomy. Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 4(8), 213-230.

Bloom, B.S. (1956). Taxonomy of educational objectives, the classification of educational goals, Handbook I: Cognitive Domain. David McKay Company.

Callan, R.J. (1998). Circadian rhythm and the business person. International Journal of Value-Based Management, 11, 9-17.

Forehand, M. (2005). Bloom’s taxonomy: Orginal and revised. In Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching, and Technology. Retrieved 29 March 2010 from

2 authors:

Biggs, J. B., & Collis, K. (1982). Evaluating the quality of learning: the SOLO taxonomy. Academic Press.

Eggen, P., & Kauchak, D. (2001). Educational psychology: Windows on classrooms. Merrill.

Erden, M., & Akman, Y. (1996). Egitim psikolojisi [Educational psychology]. Arkadas Yayınevi.

Minogue, J., & Jones, G. (2009). Measuring the impact of haptic feedback using the SOLO taxonomy. International Journal of Science Education, 31(10), 1359–1378.

O’Neill, G., & Murphy, F. (2010). Guide to taxonomies of learning. UCD Teaching and Learning/Resources.

3 or more authors:

Jatmiko, B., Prahani, B. K., Munasir, Supardi, Z. A. I., Wicaksono, I., Erlina, N., Pandiangan, P., Althaf, R., & Zainuddin. (2018). The comparison of OR-IPA teaching model and problem based learning model effectiveness to improve critical thinking skills of pre-service physics teachers. Journal of Baltic Science Education, 17(2), 1-22.


Copyright Notice

The copyright of the received article once accepted for publication shall be assigned to the journal as the publisher of the journal. The intended copyright includes the right to publish the article in various forms (including reprints). The journal maintains the publishing rights to the published articles.


Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process to contribute to review costs.

Article Publication: 

a. Indonesian Author(s) in collaboration with Author(s) from other country: IDR 500,000

b. All Indonesian Authors: IDR 1,000,000

c. All author(s) from outside Indonesia: USD 100

The fee covers :
1. DOI registration for each paper;
2. Checking the article similarity by Turnitin;

*if you want a hardcopy journal, the hardcopy journal fee is 100,000 (IDR)
Payment does not include the cost of sending hardcopy to the appropriate author (on request).