Education and Social Sciences Research Association of Kenya (ESSRAK) is a professional association that brings together scholars and researchers of education as well as the social sciences fields, who rely on quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research methodologies in carrying out research. ESSRAK is concerned with promoting and encouraging good practices in research, its dissemination and practical application of the results.
ESSRAK members are faculty, researchers, graduate students, and other distinguished professionals with rich and diverse expertise in education and social sciences research. These members work in a range of settings from universities and other academic institutions to research institutes, government and state agencies, school systems, testing companies, and nonprofit organizations. Based on their research, the members produce and disseminate knowledge, refine methods and measures, and stimulate translation and practical application of research results.
ESSRAK also publishes three quarterly year journals: Journal of Education and Practices (JEPs) - ISSN 2617-5444; International Journal of Business Management and Process (IJBMP) - ISSN 2616-3209; and Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (JHSS) - ISSN 2708-504X. ESSRAK journals are continuously seeking to adopt the best universally recognized editorial and publishing practices, recruiting experienced and independent scholars/researchers in editorial boards; as well as adoption of strict peer review mechanisms to ensure research publications that meet the highest standards
ESSRAK is guided by the following mandate or objectives
1. Dissemination of knowledge
To facilitate and disseminate knowledge about education and social sciences research and practice.