The 2022 International Conference on Education and Social Science Research (ICESRE) will take place virtually on Wednesday, 5 October 2022. ICESRE 2022 will be the fifth in the series of successful international conferences on education and social science research held by Universitas PGRI Semarang. ICESRE 2022 is mainly designed to discuss the theme Enhancing Professional Academic Culture with the sub-theme Freedom to Teach, Freedom to Learn, and Freedom to Innovate.