ISSN 2312-2781


Osoblyva Dytyna: Navchannia i Vykhovannia


Exceptional child: teaching and upbringing 

ISSN 2312-2781  

Frequency: four times a year (March, June, September, December).

 Founded in 1995.

 Between 1996 and 2012 it was published under the title ‘Defektolohiia; in 2013 as ‘Defektolohiia. Osoblyva dytyna: navchannia i vykhovannia; and since 2014 as ‘Exceptional Child: teaching and upbringing’




When submitting a paper to the journal for consideration, the author should provide the following:

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Author Guidelines

Manuscripts are accepted in Microsoft Word format as .doc, .docx, .rtf file. 

Language of the publication: Ukrainian or English.  

Length of the manuscript: 12 – 21 pages (inclusive of the abstract, tables, charts and references).  


- Margins in APA style.
- Times New Roman, 14 pt; 1.5 spacing; paragraph indentation − 1/2 inch.
- Author emphasis should be highlighted in italic, NOT underlined.
- All illustrations, graphs and/or tables should be located directly within the text after they are mentioned.
- All illustrations (figures, diagrams, drawings, etc.) must be clear and intelligible.  

The manuscript should include:
- Title of the paper in English.
- abstract (150 – 250 words) in English.
- 3 – 5 keywords in English.
- Text.
- References in APA style (2010); references to online sources in the text should be followed by full and accurate URL-addresses.  

A research paper should follow the content structure as described below:

  • Statement of the significance of the issue under study.
  • Review of related academic literature to highlight aspects of the issue that have not been addressed before.
  • Purpose of the paper.
  • Core information from the research study.
  • Conclusions and implications for further scientific exploration in the area.


If a manuscript fails to conform to the Author Guidelines in terms of its presentation and format, the editorial office will return it to the author(s) for revision.


- Author Information

- Paper Template

- References Template



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