Aims&Scope

Annales Universitatis Paedagogicae Cracoviensis. Studia ad Didacticam Biologiae Pertinentia (AnDidBio) is an international, periodical scientific journal that publishes in English original research across the whole of education. AnDidBio is published in partnership with the Institute of Educational Sciences at the Pedagogical University of Krakow (Poland).The journal's Editorial Board and staff are committed to building AnDidBio into the leading scientific journal in its field by publishing articles of outstanding scientific quality that merit the attention and interest of the whole educational community. Board who also guide the formal peer-review process. Publication in AnDidBio is free of charge.

General requirements
All articles must meet the highest scientific quality standards, both in terms of originality and significance, and the research results should make substantial advances within a particular subfield of education. AnDidBio publishes only original research.

Copyright
Submission of a manuscript implies; that the work described has not been published before (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture, or thesis) that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Copyright for articles published in this journal is retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. By virtue of their appearance in this open access journal, articles are free to use, with proper attribution, in educational and other non-commercial settings.

Peer Review Process
Each paper is reviewed by the Editor in Chief and, if it is judged suitable for publication, it is then sent to at least two referees for blind review. Neither the Editor nor the reviewer will impose his or her personal biases on authors. Every effort is made to ensure that all manuscripts receive constructive, objective and speedy appraisals. A special review form is prepared for the reviewer. Based on the recommendations, the Editor in Chief decides whether the paper should be accepted as is, revised (improved) or rejected. The process described above is a general one. This process may vary depending on certain circumstances. The review process usually takes around 12 weeks. Full document is available here.

Publication Ethics Statement
AnDidBio is committed to maintaining high standards through a rigorous peer-review together with strong and transparent ethical policies. An Initial Plagiarism Check is carried out for every manuscript submitted to AnDidBio. The check starts with a standardized Google and other search engines. Each author should confirm obligatory (to write a declaration ) that the manuscript has not been submitted to any other Publisher or handed over (transferred) to another journal for publication. Submitted papers are assessed based on their novelty, scientific and technical quality, potential impact, and clarity of writing. All submissions are checked by iThenticate before sending to reviewers. The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. Full document is available here.