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European Early Childhood Education Research Journal (EECERJ)

The EECERJ, the Journal of EECERA, is one of the most prestigious early childhood journals in the world. It is one of only four early years journals indexed by the Institute for Scientific Information. The ISI is highly selective of the journals in the citation databases and indices it maintains. EECERJ is located in the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). EECERJ is peer reviewed, scholarly and is particular interested in research which has application. Abstracts are in English, French and German.

EECERJ is issued five times annually and now is in its 22nd year of publication. It has become a world leader in the field. EECERJ is published by Taylor & Francis.

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Editorial Board


  • Tony Bertram - Centre for Research in Early Childhood, UK

Editorial Board:

  • Nancy Barbour - Kent State University, USA
  • Prof Hasina Ebrahim - University of the Free State, South Africa
  • Jóhanna Einarsdóttir - University of Iceland
  • Júlia Formosinho - University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
  • Philip Gammage - Centre for Research in Early Childhood, UK
  • Amita Gupta - The City College of New York, USA
  • Ferre Laevers - Research Centre for Experiential Education, Leuven, Belgium
  • Jin-Hee Lee - Keimyung University, Korea
  • Maelis Karlsson Lohmander - University of Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Bert van Oers - VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Christine Pascal - Centre for Research in Early Childhood, UK
  • Sylvie Rayna - INRP University Paris 13, France
  • Elly Singer - University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Kathy Sylva - University of Oxford, UK
  • Mathias Urban - University of East London, UK
  • Michel Vandenbroeck - University of Ghent, Belgium
  • Nikolay Veraksa - Russian State University for the Humanities, Russia
  • Margy Whalley - Pen Green Research, UK
  • Miguel Zabalza - University of Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Prof Jiaxiong Zhu - East China Normal University (ECNU), China

Supporting Guidance for Authors

EECERJ provides supporting guidance for authors and reviewers as detailed in the attached PDFs listed below: