Guide for authors (oral & poster presentation)

Guide for authors
(oral & poster presentation)


Abstract Submission Guidelines

We warmly welcome abstract submissions from teacher educators, researchers and doctoral students whose topics are related to teacher education.

Abstracts can only be submitted using the online registration and abstract submission form.


The deadline for submission is 28th February 2023.


Two different types of contributions will be accepted for the Conference: research focused and development focused abstracts, with different evaluation criteria. The research focused abstracts discuss the research findings. The development focused abstracts are devoted to educational development or innovation and describe the development and assessment of relatively new educational initiatives.


The conference provides two different ways for participants to present their work:

Oral presentations: Traditional oral presentations with power points slides to the conference participants.

Posters presentations: The space for posters is limited by the venue and it is necessary to submit an abstract for review to be assigned a poster space.

When uploading your abstract, please indicate the format (presentation or poster) in which you would like to present your work.


Abstract should include the following details:

  • Author’s first name
  • Author’s family name
  • Author’s email address
  • Institutional affiliation
  • Co-author(s) first name
  • Co-author(s) family name
  • Institutional affiliation of co-author
  • Title of abstract
  • Abstract (max 400  words without references) 2-5 keywords
  • List of references (APA 7th edition)


All abstracts should be submitted in clear English, with accurate grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication.



  • Theoretical Framework
  • Conceptual Framework
  • Statement of the problem
  • Significance of the Research
  • Methodology
  • Quality of Data or Findings
  • Results and Conclusions
  • Originality of the abstract and its contribution to the field
  • Relevance to the conference themes
  • Readability and Writing Style
  • Relevant references


  • Significance of the development / innovation to the field
  • Originality of the abstract and its contribution to the field
  • Statement of the problem
  • Theoretical framework of  development / innovation
  • Description of the development / innovation
  • Data on evidence of success or failure
  • Evaluation of development / innovation
  • Sustainability of development / innovation
  • Relevance to the conference themes
  • Readability and Writing Style
  • Relevant references


During the submission process authors are asked to select one of the following themes/sub-themes:

  • Teacher education curricula
  • Actors in teacher education
  • Teachers’ and teacher educators’ learning and professional development
  • Public education and teacher Education
  • Higher education and teacher education
  • Educational responses to societal challenges from the perspective of teacher education
  • Inclusion, equity and diversity in teacher education
  • Technical and vocational education
  • Teacher education legal issues
  • Teacher education theories and methods
  • Teacher education and new technologies
  • Environmental, health and sustainability education
  • Subject- specific didactic concerns in teacher education (e.g., regarding science, mathematics, foreign languages, entrepreneurship, digital technologies)
  • Other.

If none of the themes fits your abstract, please select “other”.

Review Process

  • All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and authors will be informed about the decision of professional experts in the area.
  • The professional experts in the area will review the papers and decides whether the research paper will be published in the Conference Proceedings.


Important Dates 

Call for papers: 2nd January 2023
Abstract Submission Deadline: 15th March 2023

Abstracts submitted will be evaluated until the 15th of April 2023

Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: 25th April 2023

Registration Opening: 10th January, 2023

Early Bird Deadline: 15th June 2023

Registration Closing: 28th July 2023

Registration CLOSED

Conference Dates: 28-30th August 2023



Conference e-book

We’re planning to create an online e-book on the conference with the aim of networking. The e-book will contain the names, email addresses, affiliations and short bios of presenters and availabilities of participants.


CHECKLIST for authors

Preparing the Abstract  Yes\No
Check the authors’ information: name(s), affiliation, email(s).
Arrange the abstract according to the requirements: brief description, research aims and goals, methods, methodological consideration and dilemmas.
The number of keywords: 2-5.
Check the reference style: only APA 7th edition is acceptable. All references must be written in English.
Abstract Submission
Submit the abstract before the deadline
Choose one of the themes\subthemes in the online submission process
Indicate focus of your abstract (research or development\innovation).
Final Paper Submission and registration
Submit your paper before the deadline
Make sure you registered for the conference on a due date.
Please contact the Organizing Committee for any special issues or requests.