Educational Academic Research

Educational Academic Research is a scientific, open access periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. 

Educational Academic Research started its publication life in 2003. The journal is the official online-only publication of Ataturk University Faculty of Education and published quarterly in March, June, September and December. The journal is published in Turkish and English.

Educational Academic Research is a peer-reviewed and online-only journal published by Atatürk University Kazım Karabekir Education Faculty.

The journal publishes qualitative and quantitative research articles, especially meta-analysis and meta-synthesis studies, on education and teaching, reviews and theoretical studies related to contemporary literature on education. The primary purpose of the journal is to share the scientific information produced in the field of education on a broad platform.  In this respect, the journal aims to bring together researchers, education practitioners, and politicians of education at a common point. The journal focuses on research that will lead to the solution of educational problems, the quality of education in education and the production of new information. Studies conducted with teacher candidates are not accepted in the journal.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal conforms with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

Educational Academic Research is currently indexed in DOAJ, ERIH Plus, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index and China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI).

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Educational Academic Research. Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Educational Academic Research, editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

Open Access Statement
Educational Academic Research is an open access publication and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. Journal’s archive is available online, free of charge at Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Educational Academic Research. The journal's content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commerical purposes by giving the apropriate credit to the original work.

From January 2022 onwards, content is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 license. The journal’s back content was published under a traditional copyright license however the archive is available for free access.

Editor in Chief: Seda OKUMUŞ 
Address: Department of Science Education, Atatürk University, Faculty of Kazım Karabekir Education, Erzurum, Turkey
E-Mail: [email protected]

Publisher: Atatürk University
Address: Atatürk University, Yakutiye, Erzurum, Turkey

Publishing Service: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]


EISSN 2822-3535