Author Guidelines

The Author Guidelines that applies to the Jurnal Smart PAUD is as follows:

  1. Jurnal Smart PAUD published twice a year which is January and July.
  2. Articles that may be considered for publication in this journal are the results of research or theoretical studies and have never been loaded on other scientific journals.
  3. Articles written in Indonesia language no more than 12 pages with journal templates can be viewed on the website address: Article submitted via OJS with the register first through the website on the online submission menu with the article files in the form of Microsoft Word.
  4. The certainty of loading/rejection of the manuscript will be notified. Authors whose articles are loaded will be informed while the unloaded article will not be refunded, except at the author's request. The incoming script will be evaluated and edited for the uniformity of the manuscript format.
  5.  Format article writing contains:
  • Title: Written in Indonesia/English language with a maximum of 14 words with the letter Times New Roman, bold, middle align
  • Author's Name: written without a degree, and the main author is the first author and author of correspondence. The agency is written in full and e-mail and phone numbers are listed only for correspondence authors
  • Abstract: Written in Indonesia/English language with a word count between 100-150, space 1, a minimal load of research objectives, research methods, research results, conclusions, and suggestions.  
  • Keywords: written in Indonesia/English language with 3 -5 phrases that are important, specific, and representative for the articles compiled and arranged sequentially in alphabetical order
  • Introduction: Contains background, rationale, and or urgency of research. References (relevant libraries or research) need to be listed in this section, its relationship with research urgency justification, the appearance of research problems, alternative solutions, and selected solutions. The introduction was written with Times New Roman-11 upright, with a space of 1. Each paragraph begins with a word jutting into about 1 cm from the left edge of each column. 
  • Method: Contains research type, time and place of research, target/target, research subject, procedures, instruments, and data analysis techniques as well as other things related to the way of research. Targets/objectives, research subjects, procedures, data and instruments, and data collection techniques, as well as data analysis techniques and other matters relating to the way the research can be written without sub-subchapters. Paragraph text stuffing on methods adapted to the type of research
  • Results and Discussion: Research results are presented in the form of graphs, tables, or descriptive. Analysis and interpretation of these results are required before being discussed. The table is written in the middle or at the end of each text description result/research acquisition. If the width of the table is not sufficiently written in half a page, it can be written a full page. Table headings are written from the middle Align left, all words are capitalized, except for the conjunctions. If more than one line is written in a single space (at least 12). The resulting image, or the data created by the image/Schema/graphic/diagram/The Nation, its presentation also follows the rules; The title or image name is placed below the image, from the left, and spaced at 1 space (at least 12) of the image. When more than 1 line, Interline is given a single space, or at least 12. The discussion focuses on associating the data and the results of its analysis with the broader research and theoretical issues or objectives. Can also discussion is the answer to the question why found such a fact on data? 
  • Conclusion and Suggestion: written separately between conclusions and suggestions. The Conclusion can be generalized findings according to research problems, can also be a recommendation for the next step. Suggestions can be inputs for subsequent researchers, as well as the implications of the research findings
  • Bibliography: Written behind Simpulan and suggestion in a single space (or at least 12pt), among the library is spaced at 1 space. The reference list contains the quotations contained in the manuscript at least 80% as the primary source (journals, Proceedings, etc.) and 20% as secondary sources (books, etc.). Pattern quotes with APA style (American Psychological Association) Edition 6. Use the Mendeley reference to compile the article referral reference.