Transnational Education and Learning Society, Inc. (TELS)




Presenters are eligible to submit a manuscript to be considered for publication. All accepted manuscripts will be published in an edited book on THE STATE OF TRANSNATIONAL EDUCATION AND LEARNING. For each manuscript, at least one author is required to register and attend the workshop to present the paper, so as to have it included in the conference program and considered to be peer reviewed for the edited book.


Papers Format

Authors must submit their manuscripts in English. All manuscripts submitted for publication will go through a rigorous, anonymous peer review process. All contributions must be original, should not have been published elsewhere. Papers should not exceed 15 pages (excluding tables and references) and must follow the most current version of the APA manual. The publication decision is based on the reviewers’ reports.


Paper Submission

All manuscripts must be initially submitted in electronic form (PDF format) using the online submission system.


Instructions for Authors

If you are an author willing to get your paper published in the edited book, you must strictly follow these instructions:

1. Submit the initial version of your manuscript in book chapter format (in Word and PDF formats) through the online submission system by February 15, 2014. Your paper should not exceed 15 pages (excluding tables and references) and must follow the most current version of the APA manual. Graphics and tables must be camera ready, in jpeg, jiff, or tiff format.

2. Once your manuscript has been reviewed (April 1, 2014), if it has been tentatively accepted, you will need to revise it carefully taking account of the reviewers' comments. The revised manuscript (in Word and PDF formats) must be uploaded by May 1, 2014, using the online paper submission system.

3. If or when your manuscript has been unconditionally accepted, you will need to upload: the source file(s) (rather MS Word ) and the PDF file of the final version, as well as the signed COPY RIGHT FORM. All these files must be uploaded to the system by July 1, 2014.

4. At least one author of each accepted paper mus register and pay the fees on or before January 15, 2014.  Payment proofs must be received by this date.