Parole is a Journal of Linguistics and Education published by Master Program in Linguistics Diponegoro University focusing on lingusitics and education and or language teaching. The journal is intended to be a medium of sharing and presenting ideas and research findings for lecturers, reseachers, and those are interested in linguistic and education and or language teaching. In the beginning of the establishedment, in order to give more chances to those living in Semarang and Central Java, Master Program of Linguistics conducted a peer discussion led by Herudjati Purwoko, Ph.D (Undip) as the chairperson, and Dra. Sri Mulatsih, M.Hum as the secretary (Udinus). The discussion attended by the representatives of the higher education institutions in Semarang and Central Java.
Parole: Journal of Linguistics and Education was initiated by the Development Team of Master Program in Linguistics, Diponegoro University namely Dr. Deli Nirmala, M.Hum., Herudjati Purwoko, Ph.D., Dr. Suharno, M.Ed., Dr. Nurhayati, M.Hum., Dr. Agus Subiyanto, M.A., Dr. M. Suryadi, M.Hum., Drs. Oktiva Herry Chandra, M.Hum., Drs. Suharyo, M.Hum., Prof. Dr. Sudaryono, S.U.. Parole: Journal of Linguistics and Education was firsly published on October 1, 2010, named Parole: Jurnal Linguistik dan Edukasi, ISSN 2087-345X in print, then, on April 17, 2013, the Board of Editors applied for online ISSN, named Parole: Journal of Linguistics and Education. This is to make Parole accessed by both nationala and international writers and reviewers.
So far, Parole: Journal of Linguistics and Education has published five volumes, and on January 25, 2016 Parole was indexed by DOAJ. In the future, Parole: Journal of Linguistics and Education will only receive and publish qualified articles written in English in order to be indexed by more qualified indexical systems like Scopus.