Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

WJER focuses on Empirical research and practical experience of a wide range of research areas including education in different stages such as preschool, primary school, secondary school and high school education, as well as educational technology, educational leadership, teaching and learning skills, etc.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

The journal adopts double-blind peer review (also called anonymous peer review). On one hand, the reviewers do not know the author’s identity. On the other hand, the authors do not know who accept to review their manuscripts. After accepting the review task, the external reviewers should return the review result in two weeks.


Publication Frequency

2019 quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2018 quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2017 quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2016 Semiannual, published in June and December

2015 Semiannual, published in June and December

2014 Annual, published in July


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



  •     CrossRef
  •     CNKI
  •     Google Scholar
  •     LOCKSS
  •     academia.edu
  •     PKP Open Archives Harvester
  •     EBSCOhost
  •     OALib
  •     Electronic Journals Library (EZB)
  •     LinkedIn
  •     Open J-Gate
  •     WorldCate
  •     NewJour
  •     Sherpa-Romeo
  •     Standard Periodical Directory
  •     AMICUS
  •     Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE)
  •     Refseek academic search engine
  •     Yahoo
  •     Research Bib
  •     Library and Archives Canada
  •     Directory of Research Journals Indexing
  •     Electronic Journals Librar
  •     Journal seek
  •     JournalTOCs
  •     Lycos
  •     Zeitschriftendatenbank (ZDB)
  •     Base Search
  •     Scientific Indexing Services (SIS)



The editor will check the similarity rate of each submission by iThenticate.