Instructions for Authors
Language of the journal
Papers are accepted only in English.
It is expected that your article is limited within 6000 words (including title, author names, affiliations, abstract, keywords, main body, references, appendices).
Use margins of 2.5 cm (1 inch).
Use A-4 page size.
Font style as Times New Roman.
Please use 14-point bold for your article title, with an initial capital letter for any proper nouns. Please margin the article title to the center.
All the authors of a paper should include their full names,
Affiliations, and email addresses must be written as footnote. One author should be identified as the corresponding author. Please use one line for all author names and one line for all author information.
An informative 11-point bold abstract (150 to 200 words) presenting the main points of the paper and conclusions.
Please include descriptive keywords (4 to 8). Separate keywords with a comma. Capitalize the first letter of each keyword.
Please use 10-point font size.
Please margin the text to the justified.
Manuscripts should be single spaced.
Do not indent paragraphs; leave a space of one line between consecutive paragraphs.
Do not underline words for emphasis. Use italics instead.
Both numbered lists and bulleted lists can be used if necessary.
Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure that every in-text citation has a corresponding reference in the reference list. Conversely, ensure that every entry in the reference list has a corresponding in-text citation.
Subdivide text into unnumbered sections, using short, meaningful sub-headings. Please do not use numbered headings.
Please limit heading use to three levels.
Please use 12-point bold for first-level headings, 11-point bold for second-level headings, and 10-point italics for third -level headings with an initial capital letter for any proper nouns.
Leave two blank lines after each heading and one blank line before each heading. Please margin all headings to the justified.
Tables and Figures
Please embed tables and figures in appropriate areas within the document and center them horizontally.
Centre the caption above the table and below the figure. Please reference the table or figure in the text. It is not suggested to be used vertical lines in tables. For figures, GIF and JPEG (JPG) are the preferred formats.
Acknowledgments or Notes
Acknowledgments and/or notes should be given in a separate section at the end of the article before the references.
APA 6 style should be preferred to cite references.
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of article. Title of Journal, xx, xxx-xxx.
İdin, Ş. & Yalaki, Y. (2017). Analysis of Turkish-Islamic Scientists Covered in Turkish Middle School Science
Textbooks. Education for Life, (30)2, 37-52.
Books, Chapters ın books, Reports, etc.
Author, A. A. (Year). Title of work. Location: Publisher.
Corporate Author with an Edition and Published by the Corporate Author
American Psychiatric Association. (1994). Diagnostic and statistical
manual of mental disorders (4th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.
Dorland’s illustrated medical dictionary (31st ed.). (2007). Philadelphia,
Chapter in a Book
Booth-LaForce, C., & Kerns, K. A. (2009). Child-parent attachment
relationships, peer relationships, and peer-group functioning. In
K. H. Rubin, W. M. Bukowski, & B. Laursen (Eds.), Handbook of peer
interactions, relationships, and groups (pp. 490-507). New York,
NY: Guilford Press.
ONLINE JOURNALS, MAGAZINES, NEWSPAPERS
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of article. Name of Journal, xx, xxx-xxx. doi:xxxxxxxxxx
Article Retrieved from an Online Database
NOTE: Use the article’s DOI (Digital Object Identifier), the unique code given by the publisher to a specific article.
Senior, B., & Swailes, S. (2007). Inside management teams: Developing a teamwork survey instrument. British Journal of Management, 18, 138-
NOTE: Use the journal’s home page URL (or web address) if there is no DOI. This may require a web search to locate the journal’s home page. There is no period at the end of web address. Break a long URL before the punctuation.
Koo, D. J., Chitwoode, D. D., & Sanchez, J. (2008). Violent victimization and the routine activities/lifestyle of active drug users. Journal of Drug Issues, 38, 1105-1137. Retrieved from http://www2 .criminology.fsu.edu/~jdi/
Other online resources
Author, A. A. (Year). Title of work. Retrieved from web address
Authors are responsible for the contents of their articles. The journal owns the copyright of the articles. The publisher don’t liable for any loss, actions, claims, proceedings, demand, or damages howsoever caused arising directly or indirectly in connection with or arising out of the use of the research material.
Note to Authors
The articles must be original, unpublished, and not in consideration for publication elsewhere at the time of submission to the Journal of STEAM Education and during the review process.
The J-STEAM is a refereed journal and has a double-blind review. Any candidate manuscript submitted for consideration in publication in the J-JSTEAM is reviewed by at least two international reviewers with expertise in the STEAM Education area.