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Author Guidelines

The manuscripts

The manuscript should be an original research paper which sufficiently contributes novelty such as the development of new knowledge, theories, or methods in mathematics education. Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically by using the JKPM (Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan Matematika) online submission procedure. The corresponding author should also provide a statement that the manuscript is not concurrently being under consideration for publication elsewhere either in Bahasa, English or other languages. The Editors will ignore submissions that do not follow these procedures.


Structure of the manuscripts

1. Title. The title should be clear, informative, interesting and not more than 12 words.

2. Author's names and institutions. The author's names should be accompanied by the author's institutions, without any academic title. In one paper, there should be at least two author’s names.

3. Abstract, keywords, and MRBM classification numbers. The abstract should be less than 150 words. Please provide the abstract in both English and Bahasa versions. The keywords should be of 3 to 5 words or phrases which are relevant for literature search.

4. Introduction. This section explains the background of the study, a review of the previous researches in the area, and aims of the manuscripts. Importantly it should also show the significance and novelty of the research. It should avoid problem exposure which is not objective and is only based on author’s personal assumption without any data and theoretical background. Moreover, it should also avoid using sub-topic in this section. (20% of article contents***)

5. Methods. This section describes the appropriate tools of analysis along with the data and their sources. The given description should be more of an implemented process (practically), not just be like a theoretical analysis.   (10% of article contents***)

6. Results. This section presents results and findings of the research. Exposure should be in the form of data information or display, that has been collected, can then be presented in graphics or tables. The presentation of the research findings or results must be accompanied with scientific interpretation. (30% of article contents ***)

7. Discussion. This section explains the results of the study. It should be presented clearly and concisely. Author(s) should explore the novelty or the contribution of the work in the field that has been analyzed. Thus, it should not just restate (retell) results or finding of the research in different format. (35% of article contents)

8. Conclusion. This section concludes and provides policy implications, if any, of the study. The conclusion(s) should be at the same order with ones discussed in the body of the manuscript. (5% of article contents***)

9. Acknowledgement. In this section, the author (s) should write down the people/institutions who technically help them when the research is carried out, such as places of research, providers of research materials, data processing, donors/funders, or people who provide constructive criticism before the manuscript is published. Then describe how these people contribute.

10. References. This section lists only the papers, books, or other types of publications referred to in the body of the manuscript. It must take references from two relevant articels in JKPM (Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan Matematika) in the last three years’ edition.

***article contents: introduction, methods, results, discussion, conclusion

For author(s) who submit non-research article, the structures of the paper are: (1) Introduction (20% of article contents*), (2) Discussions (75% of article contents*), (3) Conclusions (5% of article contents*), (4) Acknowledgements and (5) References.

*article contents: introduction, discussion, conclusion


General Writing Format

1. The manuscript is prepared in an A4 paper, one column format, and one line spacing format. A new paragraph should start five characters from the left margin, using 12-size, Times-New-Romans font type. Margin Left: 2 cm, Top: 2.5 cm, Right: 2 cm, Bottom: 2.5 cm, and Gutter: 0,5 cm (left)

2. The manuscript is written in Indonesian, only in particular sections written in English, like in English abstract, article history, etc.

3. The number of pages in the paper is 6 pages minimum and 16 pages maximum or 6000 words including references, tables and figures.

4. The title is written using UPPERCASE BOLD, 12 font size, center position. Meanwhile, subtitles are written using Capital Letters Only at First Word style (not written in bold), 12 font size, starting from the left margin. Sub of subtitles, if any, are written using capital letters only at first word or special name. They should be started from the left margin. Sub of the sub of subtitles, if any, are written using Capital Letters Only at First Word style, all in italics. They should be started from the left margin.

5. References should be those of the last ten years publication (>75%), except for key references (5%). Referring to any textbook should be minimized (<20%). Reference sources are not allowed from thesis that have not been published in the form of a journal or proceeding. It is also not allowed to take sources from URL addresses that are not credible. The source of the Journal or Proceedings must include the DOI or URL addresses.


Specific Writing Format

1. Equations and formula should be numbered as (1), (2)...etc appearing to their right. It is not allowed to present equations and formulas in image format, for example: screenshot results, file type downloads such as jpg, png, etc.

2.  Estimation results from a software package are not allowed to be directly presented in the paper. They should be presented in summary tables. It is not allowed to present equations and formulas in image format, for examples: screenshot results, file type downloads such as jpg, png, etc.

3. The name of tables and figures should follow a numbering system (Arabic numbering system). Table title is at the top, while figure title is at the bottom. The tables and figures should provide the source of information, if any, at the bottom. 

4. Any table should contain only heading and contents. The table contains row lines only without column lines. Note(s) and source(s) should be included underneath the table where appropriate. 



Citation in the text body should be written using the family name, years of publication, and page(s). Example:

  • Author (2001: 10-12) suggests that eigen value ....

          Book sources must include pages.

  • The definition of ring is ... (Author, 1976)

          Proceeding or Journal sources should not necessarily includ pages.

Citation format must be consistent, if the citation source is at the beginning of the sentence, then all citations in the article must include the citation source at the beginning of the sentence. 



References writing should use citation software such as Mendeley and must use the APA 6th publication manual which is presented as follows.


Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (yyyy). Title of article in sentence-style capitalisation. Title of Journal in Italics and Heading-style Capitalisation, vol(issue), pp–pp. doi URL

Bannan-Ritland, B. (2003). The role of design in research: The integrative learning design framework. Educational Researcher, 32, 21–24.

Wilson, G., & Stacey, E. (2004). Online interaction impacts on learning: Teaching the teachers to teach online. Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 20(1), 33–48.


JKPM (Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan Matematika) requires that the volume, publication number and page number must be entered for all sources from the journal. Then, it should include the DOI, if there is not one then it should include the URL that displays the journal article (not just the journal homepage URL, as in APA style), but it should not include both (DOI and URL).


Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (yyyy). Title of book in italics and sentence-style capitalization. Location: Publisher.

Schunk, D. H. (2004). Learning theories: An educational perspective (4th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall.

Notes: The 2-letter state abbreviation is required if the item was published in the US. If the item was published outside the US, the country is not included.

Chapters in books

Author, A. A. (yyyy). Title of chapter in sentence-style capitalisation. In A. Editor, B. Editor, & C. Editor (Eds.), Title of book in italics and sentence-style capitalization (xx ed., Vol. xx, pp. xxx-xxx). Location: Publisher.

Mayer, R. E. (2005). Cognitive theory of multimedia learning. In R. E. Mayer (Ed.), The Cambridge handbook of multimedia learning (pp. 31–48). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Notes: The 2-letter state abbreviation is required if the item was published in the US. If the item was published outside the US, the country is not included.

Conference paper

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (yyyy, Month). Title of paper in italics and sentence-style capitalization. Paper presented at the Name of the Conference, Location. Retrieved from


Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (yyyy). Title of article in sentence-style capitalisation. Proceedings of the Name of Meeting, Location, pp–pp. doi: xxxx

Notes: Proceedings published in book form should be referenced as for chapters in books.

Doctoral dissertation

Author, A. A. (yyyy). Title of dissertation in italics and sentence-style capitalization (Doctoral dissertation). Name of Institution, Location. Retrieved from

Websites and online resources

If you refer to an entire website you do not need to include an entry in the reference list. Identify the title of the source and provide the URL in parentheses e.g., … the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education ( provides …


Australasian Journal of Educational Technology. (2008). References for editorial, production and business management purposes. Retrieved from

More examples can be found at the APA (  


Manuscript Template

Manuscript should be prepared according to the following MS Word template: JKPM (Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan Matematika) Template.


Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with JKPM (Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan Matematika) agree to the following terms:

1) 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 acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.

2) Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.

3) Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access)


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.

1. Article Submission charges: 0.00 (IDR)

2. Article Processing and Publication charges (APCs): 400000.00 (IDR)