Original title : Al-Athfal: Jurnal Pendidikan Anak
English title : Al-Athfal: Early Childhood Education Journal
Short title : Al-Athfal
Abbreviation : Al-ATHFAL J EDUC CHILD
Frequency : 2 issues per year (June & December)
Number of articles per issue : 7 research articles and reviews per issue
DOI : 10.14421/alathfal
PISSN : 2477-4189
EISSN : 2477-4715
EIC : Sigit Purnama
Publisher : Program Studi Pendidikan Islam Anak Usia Dini, Fakultas Ilmu Tarbiyah dan Keguruan, UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta
Citation Analysis : Sinta, Google Scholar, Dimensions, Garuda
Language : English
Aims & Scope :

The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles covering child growth and development, children's relations with family and society, developmental observation, assessment, educational environment and curriculum, health, safety, nutrition, professionalism and leadership, administration, and management.

It a multi-disciplinary and multi-sector approach. The Article analyzes conceptual developments, problems, trends, policies, and practices offering well-documented viewpoints and practical recommendations. Although the journal al-Athfal does not reject all aspects of child development and Education, several research areas are prioritized and emphasized. Emphasis areas include;

  1. Child education across cultures
  2. Child Education in Islamic perspective
  3. Multicultural and education for all
  4. Theory, research, and practice, relating to the development of religion and culture-based concepts
  5. Early Childhood Education innovation and technology
  6. Qualitative and quantitative research and case studies