Online Journal

The open access online journal ‘Inquiry in primary science education (IPSE)’, a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal, published by the European PriSciNet Consortium ( is issueing a call for papers for its first publication.

The objective of IPSE is to provide a forum for the publication of scientific articles in the field of inquiry-based science education with young children (ages 3-11). In pursuit of this objective, the journal not only publishes high quality research papers but also ensures that the published papers achieve broad international distribution.

The journal publishes research papers as well as review articles and book reviews. Furthermore, it has a special ‘inquiry notes’ section where practising primary teachers can share their experiences with the application of IBSE in their classrooms.

The journal welcomes author submission of original and significant contributions. Articles submitted should not have been previously published or be currently under consideration for publication any place else and should report original unpublished research results.

The deadline for the submission of manuscripts is 15th June 2014

There is no submission or publication fee.

Papers are to be submitted at the following email: