ISSN 0102-4698 printed version
ISSN 1982-6621 on-line version

INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS

 

Scope and editorial policy

1- Journal profile

Educação em Revista is a quarterly journal that seeks to spread scientific knowledge in the field of education. It publishes original articles that effectively contribute to the advancement of educational research.

2 – Peer review process

After the manuscripts are received they undergo a preliminary evaluation by the editors establishing whether they fit into the journal's editorial policy. In the event the editors decide to tentatively accept the manuscript, they will direct it to at least two reviewers selected from the CNPq Research Directory Group (Conselho Brasileiro de Desenvolvimento Científico e Technológico) and/or other databases. At this stage, the reviewers will recommend its acceptance, rejection, or editing. In the latter case, the manuscript is edited and reassessed for a final opinion. These opinions are forwarded to the author(s). The reviewers as well as the author(s) are not identified.

 

Editorial standards

The Manuscript submission is made exclusively through the Submission System available at SciELO.

Registration in the system and subsequent access, through login and password, is mandatory for the submission of manuscripts, as well as to follow up on the progress of the editorial process.

Click here to submit a manuscript.

As part of the submission process, the author(s) must verify that the manuscript is in compliance with all of the rules listed below. Submissions that do not fulfill these requirements will be rejected.

The manuscripts should be unpublished, a simultaneous submission to another journal is not allowed.

1. Each author must have only one manuscript in process between the start of submission and final publication.

2. A two year interval must be observed between the publication of a manuscript and the start of a new submission process by the same author(s).

3. The manuscript should follow the standards of the Associação Brasileira de Normas Técnicas (ABNT) or the American Psychological Association (APA), and must observe the following criteria:

a) Article: Unpublished manuscript of 6,000 to 10,000 words presenting: 1) results of empirical or theoretical
research, or 2) systematic and integrative critical reviews of scientific and academic production in the field;

b) Book review: Manuscript of 1,500 to 3,000 words presenting a critical review of relevant work to the field of education, published in the previous 3 (three) years;

c) Open words: Opinion article of 3,000 to 5,000 words about current topics impacting education;

d) Interview: Unpublished interview of 3,000 to 5,000 words presenting relevant contributions to the field of education;

e) Tribute: Section for public recognition of people and/or institutions that made significant contributions to the field of education;

f) Conference: Unpublished lecture of 4,000 to 9,000 words given at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
during the past 3 (three) years on a current and relevant topic in the field of Education.

4. The title in all cases should consist of 20 words maximum in the original article language and in English.

5. Tables, charts, graphs, maps and other visual resources should be submitted in grayscale. They should be included in the text flow and with full caption. The images should be digital, 300 dpi, in TIFF or JPG format.

6. To meet the submission requirements, download the COVER SHEET, fill out the indicated fields and save it in your computer. When you get to the end of Step 4, submit the saved document as an attachment.

7) The following conditions are applicable only to article submissions:

a) Abstract with a minimum of 120 words and a maximum of 150 words in the original article language and in
English;

b) Three to five keywords in the original article language and in English.

 

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