Educational Research Association of Singapore (ERAS) Conference 2011
Empowering Educators as Researchers: Exploring Ideas and Enhancing Practices
8th –9th September 2011
Important information for all
participants of the conference
Preparations of Paper For Proceedings
Articles should use MS-Word format as their word
Paper size: A4 (210x297 mm)
Paper Orientation: Portrait
Font Type: Times New Roman
Font size: 12 point
Paragraphs: justified with no indentation
Margins: top, bottom, left, right = 1”, header and
footer = 0.5”
Main Headings for paragraphs: Upper Case and Bold
Sub-Headings: Lower Case and Bold
Line spacing: 1.5 for paragraphs and single spacing for
The preferred length with abstract and references
included should be within 3500 words or approximately 10
pages (single line spacing). Authors should indicate the
word length together with their cited references. Books
or articles not cited in the article should NOT be
included in References.
Articles should conform to the publication guidelines of
the Publication Manual of the American Psychological
Association. Articles not conforming to the
specifications will be returned to the author for proper
style change. All references should be listed
alphabetically, using the following style for books,
chapters in books and journal articles, respectively :
Bajunid, I.A. (1996). Preliminary explorations of indigenous perspectives of educational management: The evolving Malaysian experience. Journal of Educational Administratin, 34, 50-73.
* Books: Cuban, L. (1998). The Managerial Imperative and the Practice of Leadership in Schools. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.
* Chapters: Gabrenya, Jr. W.K. and Hwang K.K. (1996). Chinese social interaction: Harmony and hierarchy on the good earth. In M.H. Bond (ed.), The handbook of Chinese psychology (pp.309-321), Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
* Website: Collis, B. (1997). Design of multimedia
Web-based learning materials: Course site. [on-line]
Figures, Tables and Photos:
All figures, tables and photos must be camera-ready,
properly labeled and suitable for publication.
Submission: Please submit the full paper to Conference Secretariat via email to