About the Journal

Journal of Educational Thinkers (Jurnal Pemikir Pendidikan) is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to the publication of original papers, serves as a forum for practical approaches to improving quality in issues pertaining to education and its related fields. Journal of Educational Thinkers began its publication in 2009 and aimed to develop as a pioneer journal with a focus on emerging issues pertaining to education. The journal is published in English and Malay and it is open to authors around the world regardless of their nationality. It is currently published once a year i.e., in December.

Goal of Journal of Educational Thinkers

Our goal is to bring the highest quality educational research to the widest possible audience.


We aim for excellence, sustained by a responsible and professional approach to journal publishing. Submissions are guaranteed to receive a decision within 14 weeks. The elapsed time from submission to publication for the articles averages 5-6 months.

Indexing of Journal of Educational Thinkers

The Journal of Educational Thinkers is only 6 years old. The accumulated knowledge has resulted Journal of Educational Thinkers ready for being indexed in SCOPUS (Elsevier), EBSCO, DOAJ, etc in near future.

Future Vision

We are continuously improving access to our journal archives, content, and research services. We have the drive to realise exciting new horizons that will benefit not only the academic community, but society itself. We also have views on the future of our journal. The emergence of the online medium as the predominant vehicle for the ‘consumption’ and distribution of much academic research will be the ultimate instrument in the dissemination of research news to our educators and readers.

Aims and Scope

Journal of Educational Thinkers aims to provide a forum for high quality research related to education. Areas relevant to the scope of the journal include: Science Education, Mathematics Education, Teaching English as Second Language, History Education, Geography Education, Economics Education, Educational Management, Educational Psychology, Educational Sociology, Physical and Health Education, and etc.

Editorial Statement

Journal of Educational Thinkers is the official journal of the Faculty of Psychology and Education, Universiti Malaysia Sabah. The abbreviation for the Journal of Educational Thinkers (Jurnal Pemikir Pendidikan) is EduThinkers.