Series C <Education of Primary School Mathmatics>

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Journal of the Korean Society of Mathematical Education Series C: Education of Primary School Mathematics

ISO abbreviation of the journal title and Alternate title : Abbreviation of this journal title is J. Korean Soc. Math. Educ. Ser. A: Educ. Primary School Math. Alternate title is Education of Primary School Mathematics.

Aims and Scope: The journal EPSM covers all mathematical educations for primary schools. The journal EPSM welcomes research papers of original work with high quality in all mathematical educations. However, some expository articles related to current research issues with highest quality are requested to experts and accepted for publication. Original work with high quality is given primary emphasis.

Launching : It has been published since 1997.

Frequency : It is published January, April, July and October, by the Korean Society of Mathematical Education.

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Indexing : Articles published in this journal are indexed or abstracted in Korea Citation Index.

Availability of the full-text : Full-texts of papers in this journal can be accessed freely at the corner View-FullText in Education of Primary School Mathematics.

This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST).

The Korean Society of Mathematical Education was founded in 1962 and one of the main academic society of Mathematics and Mathematics Education in Korea. We should mention that we use 'Korean' instead of 'Korea' in the names of the Society and journal from 2009.


김상미(춘천교대), 이광호(한국교원대)

위 원

권성룡(공주교대), 김리나(목운초), 김연(신라대), 김진호(대구교대), 류성림(대구교대), 박성선(춘천교대), 서보억(충남대),
오영렬(서울교대), 이대현(광주교대), 이헌수(목포대), 이화영(한국과학창의재단), 최근배(제주대), 홍갑주(부산교대),
Ji-Eun Lee(Oakland University), Woong Lim(University of New Mexico), Meewol Kim(Liaoning Normal U.)
1. <초등수학교육>은 연 4회 (1월 31일, 4월 30일, 7월 31일, 10월 31일) 발행합니다.

2. 논문의 투고는 원칙적으로 본 학회의 회원에 한합니다.

3. 논문을 투고할 때는 온라인투고시스템을 통하여 논문과 연구윤리체크리스트를 제출합니다.

4. 본 학회지에 투고되는 논문은 한국어 또는 영어로 작성하고, 본 학회지의 논문 작성 규정에 따릅니다.

5. 논문의 저자를 표시할 경우, 여러 명이 집필하였을 때에는 제 1저자를 제일 앞에 씁니다. 한 호에 특정 저자의 논문에
   대하여 두 편까지 게재를 허용하되, 두 편 모두 제 1저자인 경우는 제한합니다. (한 편이 제1저자인 경우, 다른 한 편은
   제1저자가 아닌 공동연구자인 경우 게재 가능합니다.)

6. 원고는 일정한 기간 없이 언제나 접수하며, 모두 3인 이상의 심사 위원의 심사를 거칩니다. 논문심사 시에는 저자의
   이름과 소속을 삭제하여 심사에 공정을 기하고 있습니다.

7. 원고의 채택 여부와 게재 순서는 편집위원회의 결의에 따릅니다.

8. 본 학회지에 게재된 논문에 대해서는 논문 게재료를 납부하여야 합니다. 논문 게재료는 처음 6쪽까지는 100,000원이며
   추가되는 부분은 쪽당 10,000원입니다. 단, 지원금을 받고 연구된 논문은 두 배의 게재료를 납부하셔야 합니다.

9. 본 학회지에 대한 문의는 한국수학교육학회(02-6737-1167, ksmedu@로 하시면 됩니다.

1. A manuscript is submitted to the Chief Editor and the KSME office by the online submit system.

2. The Chief Editor handles all correspondence with the author(s). Submitted manuscript that does not follow the
     Author's Guide can be rejected to be resubmitted after revised.

3. The Chief Editor allocates it to an Associate Editor. The Chief Editor can allocate it to him/herself.

4. The selected Associate Editor chooses 3 qualified referees to review the manuscript. The Associate Editor
     him/herself may act as a referee.

5. The chosen reviewers should check the Reviewer Invitation as Acceptance or Decline.

6. If the reviewers accept the Reviewer Invitation, the reviewers who are always anonymous should examine the
   manuscript and report the review result within 6 weeks from the date of the initial review request or designated date.

7. Based on the reports, the Associated Editor makes a recommendation to the Chief Editor whether the manuscript
   should be accepted, rejected, or needs to be returned to the author(s) for major revision, minor revision.

8. Based on the recommendation of the Associated Editor, the Chief Editor sends a decision letter to the corresponding

9. Manuscript needing revision will be returned to the author. The author(s) must submit a revised manuscript via the
   online submit system within a month.

10. The Associate Editor who handled its initial submission deals with the manuscript with major revision and sends it to
     same reviewers or him/herself to check the revisions. But, the manuscript with minor revision can be handled by the
     original Associate Editor or the Chief Editor to check.

11. Final Decision by the Chief Editor is made within 3 months from the time of the initial submission. But it depends on
     the time spent for review and revision.

12. Publication date will be notified to the author(s) after the final version of manuscript is uploaded and accepted by the
     Chief Editor.

13. Manuscript editor checks the sentences of the accepted manuscript and makes Galley Proof.

14. The members of the Editorial Board give valuable advises to the Chief Editor or the Associate Editors for better

15. Information which is not appeared in this regulation will be determined at the editorial committee.