Journal Paper Submission Page

Welcome to the SARE Journal's Upload Page!

Thank you for choosing to submit your research paper to the Southern African Review of Education (SARE) journal. We are dedicated to advancing education research and fostering scholarly discussions in the Southern African region and beyond. This brief passage will guide you through the submission process, ensuring a seamless experience for sharing your valuable work.

Before proceeding, we kindly request that you review the SARE Journal's focus areas and guidelines to ensure your research aligns with our objectives. We welcome papers exploring various aspects of education, including pedagogy, curriculum development, educational policy, assessment, and educational technology.

To submit your paper, please follow these steps:

  1. Formatting: Prepare your paper according to the SARE Journal's formatting guidelines. These guidelines include specific requirements for margins, font size, line spacing, referencing style, and more. Adhering to these guidelines ensures consistency and enhances the readability of your paper.
  2. Manuscript Preparation: Before submission, carefully review your manuscript to eliminate any errors or inconsistencies. Pay attention to grammar, spelling, punctuation, and overall coherence. Your paper should present a clear research problem, a well-structured methodology, comprehensive results, and a meaningful discussion. Ensure that your work adheres to academic integrity and ethical considerations.
  3. Abstract and Keywords: Craft a concise and informative abstract that summarizes the key objectives, methodology, findings, and implications of your research. Select relevant keywords that capture the essence of your paper, aiding in discoverability and indexing.
  4. Supporting Materials: If your research includes supplementary materials such as datasets, questionnaires, or multimedia files, provide clear instructions on how reviewers and readers can access and utilize these materials. Ensure that all supporting materials are properly documented and appropriately referenced within your paper.
  5. Online Submission: To upload your paper, navigate to our secure online submission portal. If you haven't already, create an account to access the submission system. Follow the provided instructions to upload your manuscript, abstract, keywords, and any additional supporting materials. Our user-friendly system will guide you through the process, step by step.
  6. Peer Review Process: After submission, your paper will undergo a rigorous peer review process. Our esteemed reviewers, who are experts in the field of education, will evaluate the quality, relevance, and contribution of your research. They will provide constructive feedback and suggestions to enhance your paper's clarity and impact.
  7. Notification: Once the peer review process is complete, you will receive a notification regarding the status of your paper. This notification will include feedback from the reviewers, indicating whether your paper has been accepted, requires revisions, or has been rejected. In case of revision, address the reviewers' comments and resubmit your revised manuscript within the given timeframe.

We appreciate your commitment to advancing education research, and we look forward to receiving your valuable contribution to the SARE Journal. By adhering to our submission guidelines and ensuring the quality of your work, you increase the likelihood of acceptance and publication in our esteemed journal. For any further inquiries or assistance, please don't hesitate to contact our dedicated editorial team.

Thank you for choosing the SARE Journal as a platform to share your research with the education community.

Happy uploading!