Studies in Learning and Teaching

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ISSN / EISSN : 2722-399X / 2722-1857
Current Publisher: SI - Scientific Online Journal (10.46627)
Total articles ≅ 21

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Roy Martin Simamora, Daniel De Fretes, Ezra Deardo Purba, Daniel Pasaribu
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 185-208; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.45

This study aimed to investigate the lecturer' perspectives during COVID-19 pandemic in higher education. The participants have consisted of 8 from various universities in Indonesia. In this study, researchers chose narrative analysis as a research approach. A narrative analysis was used to explore lecturer perspectives or views on e-learning based on the practices, challenges, and prospects during COVID-19 pandemic. Based on the lecturers' perspective, the researchers concluded that online learning applications are beneficial for some lecturers to deliver lecture material without face to face, although there are some obstacles such as inadequate internet access. Some campuses provide self-developed applications to facilitate teaching lecturers and provide access to students to study lecture material. Some teachers also used online learning service provider applications or third parties such as Youtube, Zoom, Google Meet, Google Classroom and other online applications. Overall lecturers in universities can use existing learning applications. Efforts are needed to develop further, train, and improve infrastructure facilities to support online learning in the future. Online learning has high prospects and potential to be applied due to its extremely related to technological developments and ever-changing times wherever everything is quick and economical.
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 209-217; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.44

This study aims to determine the effectiveness of simple KIT-based media in improving student learning achievement in dynamic electricity material. The sample used was the students of class grade 12 of IPA-3 Madrasah Aliyah Negeri 2 Mojokerto, totaling 35 students. The type of research used is research development (Research and Development). The research data were obtained from questionnaire responses during learning and the results of the pre-test and post-test. The questionnaire's responses were as many as 85.14% of students who thought that the development of KIT-based learning media was very effective in using dynamic electricity learning. Moreover, as many as 14.85% think that KIT-based learning media is creative and interactive learning and is an additional supplement in the teaching and learning process. From the test results given to students, there was a significant increase in students' achievements. This indicator can be seen from the t count value is smaller than the t table (t count
Muh Burhanudin Harahap, Maria Veronika Roesminingsih, Mudjito Mudjito
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 140-150; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.52

This study aims to analyze the concept of Human Resource Development carried out by schools in improving the performance of teaching staff at Elementary School Muhammadiyah of 1 Jember and Al Baitul Amien of 1 Jember. This research method uses a qualitative approach with a multi-case study design. The multi-case study used in this study uses two research sites. Data collection techniques in this study used participant observation, documentation, and interviews. Based on the research conducted, it can be concluded that the concept of the human resource development program carried out by these schools to improve the quality of teacher performance, namely: (1) increasing the abilities, skills, attitudes, and responsibilities of educators (teachers) to be more effective and efficient, (2) optimizing human resource development as much as possible by delegating to educators (teachers), and (3) striving to improve education quality by recommending educators (teachers) to take further studies to a higher level. There is no multi-case study research in improving the performance of students.
Umar Jaeni, Ismet Basuki, Moedjiarto Moedjiarto
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 151-164; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.53

Education needs a generation that understands and is aware of a superior character culture. This study aims to analyze 25 student characters' development process in cooperative learning in Al-Quran tilawati at Junior High School Al Muslim of Sidoarjo, Islamic Junior High School of 1 Surabaya, and Junior High School of 34 Surabaya. This research method uses qualitative research. This type of research uses a multi-case study from three school places. The sample of this research is the principal, the coordinator of the Al Quran teaching model, the teacher of Al Quran, the teacher of Al Quran learning model of the tilawati model and the students and by using research instruments, namely observation (observation), interview (interview), questionnaire (questionnaire), documentation and the combination of the four or triangulation. Based on the research conducted, it was found that the process of growing 25 characters in learning Al Quran with the tilawati model at Junior High School Al Muslim of Sidoarjo, Islamic Junior High School of 1 Surabaya, and Junior High School of 34 Surabaya gave good and strong results and obtained the growth of 25 character attitudes, namely respect for teachers, discipline, courageous and caring for others, orderly, compassionate, tolerant, love of Allah, spirit of learning to study, focus, spirit, patient, tolerant, obedient, togetherness, fond of reading, hard work, curiosity, caring, democracy, love of peace, neat in clothes, thorough, tawakkal, brave, independent, unyielding, and creative.
Dwikoranto, Rahyu Setiani, Barokah Widuroyekti, Sri Tresnaningsih, Dwi Sambada, Titik Setyowati, Agus Rohman, Basuki Tri Harnoto
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 175-184; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.36

The purpose of this study explains the effectiveness of the student activity sheet model to enhance scientific creativity and student learning outcomes and student responses to the learning process. The research design used pre-experimental with one group pretest-posttest design. The study's subject was the student activity sheet (SAS) model and the implementation of primary teacher Education undergraduate students who programed a science introductory concept course during the 2019.1 registration at Open University. Data collected using test methods and questionnaires with product cognitive test instruments, cognitive process tests, scientific creativity tests and student questionnaire responses. Data analyzed by t-test and the proportions calculated. Normality test and homogeneity test are done before the t-test is applied. Increased creativity and student learning outcomes are calculated using normalized N-Gain. The results showed: 1) Improvement of students' scientific creativity after joining learning in the medium category. 2) Improving student learning outcomes after participating in learning in the good category. 3) Student responses to the learning process in the positive category. Based on the above, it can be concluded that the application of student activity sheet model used in learning activities to improve scientific creativity competency and student learning outcomes is effective.
Della Shinta Bestiantono, Putri Zulaiha Ria Agustina, Tsung-Hui Cheng
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 133-139; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.46

This exploration study inspects the perspectives of Indonesian junior high school students towards learning courses amid Coronavirus (COVID-19). Secondary students were overviewed to discover their viewpoints about online training in Indonesia. The discoveries of the investigation featured that web-based learning cannot create wanted outcomes in immature nations like Indonesia, where a larger part of understudies cannot get to the web because of specialized just as money-related issues. The absence of eye-to-eye connection with the educator, reaction time and nonattendance of conventional homeroom socialization were among some different issues featured by advanced education understudies.
Annita Kastur, Mustaji Mustaji, Yatim Riyanto
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 165-174; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i3.50

This study aims to produce a direct learning model with a life-based learning approach that is feasible, practical, and effective to improve the learning outcomes of students at Morris Sidoarjo. This research method uses the Dick and Carey development model with the one-group pretest-posttest design research design. The data collection process was carried out using observation, questionnaires, and giving tests to students. The research instruments obtained were student activity questionnaires, student response questionnaires, learning observation sheets, and student learning outcomes tests. The sample of this research is 20 students at the Morris Sidoarjo course. The research indicated that the direct learning model with a life-based learning approach was practical in its use to improve course participants' learning outcomes at Morris Sidoarjo in the Yogyakarta, which was shown by the excellent category of learning and activity of students. Second, the direct learning model with a life-based learning approach is effective in improving the learning outcomes of course participants at Morris Sidoarjo in the Yogyakarta, which is shown by the results of the calculation of the N-Gain test showing an increase in learning outcomes with a value of 0.8 in the high category. From these results, the model built with a life-based learning approach can be implied as an alternative and reference for developing learning models in course institutions.
Ilfi Fatimah Alfiyanti, Budi Jatmiko, Wasis
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 76-85; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i2.34

This study is aimed to determine the effectiveness of predict observe explain (POE) model with PhET to improve critical thinking skills of senior high school students. The sample used was the grade eleven students of SMA N 18 Surabaya consist of 60 students. This type of research was pre-experimental with one group pre-test post-test design. Research data is obtained from the result of pre-test and post-test of students' critical thinking skills and responses after learning activity. Data analysis techniques used N-gain and Wilcoxon test. The result of the study shows that the score of students' critical thinking skills in grade eleven of Group 1 and Group 2 increase after the implementation of predict observe explain (POE) learning model with PhET and both of them present positive responses to the learning component and show a good interest. Based on the data analysis result, it can be concluded that predict observe explain (POE) model with PhET is effective to use to improve the critical thinking skills of senior high school students.
Roy Martin Simamora
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 86-103; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i2.38

COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way of learning in higher education. Teaching, and learning activities that are usually carried out with face-to-face meetings have turned into virtual meetings in various online learning applications. This paper aims to analyze student essays in the form of perspectives or responses about the challenges of online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. This paper collected fifteen students as samples in the Fundamentals of Education I course who were actively involved in online learning activities. Online learning provides various instructions led by the lecturer. Instructions can be synchronous (communication where participants interact in the same time space as video conferencing, zoom, google meet, and WebEx) or asynchronous (time-separated communication such as e-mail, google form, streaming video content, posting lecture notes and social media platforms). This study used a qualitative approach. The researcher then collecting, reading and highlights each student's response that is considered relevant for analysis. This paper has shown so many responses about the challenges experienced by the students while studying online, such as, positive and negative impact of online learning, economic conditions, anxiety during online learning, government should think and planned, the risk of user data security, face-to-face class to online learning, ability, finding effective online learning media.
Mohammad Alim Ahaddin, Budi Jatmiko, Zainul Arifin Imam Supardi
Studies in Learning and Teaching, Volume 1, pp 104-111; doi:10.46627/silet.v1i2.39

This research aims to describe the improvement of critical thinking skills of primary school students in the learning model of teaching Inquiry integrated peer instruction. A research sample is a Grade 5 primary school student with a total of 40 students. Research methods use experimental research with one group pre-test and post-test design. Data collection techniques using tests. The data analysis technique uses statistic inferential. Based on the results of the calculations using N-Gain, it is gained that there is an increase in the critical thinking skills of primary school students, i.e. 12 students gained a high upgrade category and 28 students gained a moderate upgrade category. In addition, it is obtained that students experience the guidance of learning both individually and in class. The result of guided Inquiry model integrated peer instruction provided effect so that there has been an improvement of critical thinking in primary school students. Further research is expected that all students can obtain high increases.
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