Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Primera Educatia Mandalika: Elementary Education Journal is a scientific journal that publishes various manuscripts discussing scientific development, education and learning in elementary schools and early childhood education which is managed by the Magister Pendidikan Dasar Study Program, FKIP, Universitas Mataram. Primera Educatia Mandalika has a scope of discussion that includes basic education studies and develops research topics into various scopes such as teaching and learning innovations, learning models, methods and strategies, curriculum development, assessment and teaching, character education, basic education literacy and numeracy , basic education administration, basic education learning evaluation and assessment, basic education guidance and counseling, and basic education education policy studies.


Publication Frequency

Primera Educatia Mandalika: Elementary Education Journal published for 2 period a year in April and October. Each year includes 1 volume consisting of 2 numbers. Example: Volume 1 No. 1, April 2024 and Volume 1 No. 2, Ocetober 2024.


Section Policies

Checked Open Submissions            Checked Indexed                              Checked Peer Reviewed


Peer Review Process

Primera Educatia Mandalika: Elementary Education Journal manuscript submission must be sent via ojs (in except condition author can submit via email editor at magister.pendas@unram.ac.id). Incoming manuscript and then done peer review or script checked through the online also by expert reviewer. Screening is done with a single Blind Review. The selected maanuscript has been approved by a minimum of two expert reviewer. The selected manuscript to be published in thiss journal is then edited by the editor. This editing includes a plagiarism checking process, layout format, and Grammar checking. After this process the entire draft of the manuscript is given to the editor of the editor for approval of the issue. After the agreement, proceed to finalize the layout by the executing editor. Manuscript published in the journal are ready to be published. The administration section archives the published journal and notices the author. In the process of checking plagiarism if an article is indicated indicating a plagiarism, then the article is rejected for publication. It was then reported to an expert editor and editor-in-chief. To an expert editor, will be given back another selection of articles that have been entered for examination and re-election. To the editor of the editor made a notice for subsequent cancellation of articles indicated plagiarism. Internet-based plagiarism checking through plagiarism checker apps.


Open Access Policy

All articles published by the Primera Educatia Mandalika: Elementary Education Journal are openly accessible on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports greater global knowledge exchange. It means: (1) Every reader has free and unlimited access to the full-text of all articles published in Primera Educatia Mandalika journal; and (2) Every reader is free to re-use the published article if proper citation of the original publication is given.


Copyright Notice

Primera Educatia Mandalika: Elementary Education Journal allows readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and allow readers to use them for any other lawful purpose. The Authors submitting a manuscript do so on the understanding that if accepted for publication, copyright publishing of the article shall be assigned/transferred to Primera Educatia Mandalika as Publisher of the journal.



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