Character Education Development Model based on Regional Culture

Siti Supeni, Dian Esti Nurati, Feri Faila Sufa and Jumintono

The aim of the study was to find a culture-based character education model region in three major cities in Indonesia. The research method used is through qualitative descriptive supported by relevant literature studies and data from interviews, observation, and documentation in Surakarta City, Central Java, Denpasar, Bali, and West Jakarta. The results of this study are identification of city infrastructure that is suitable for child-based culture as; (1) the existence of artifacts containing art in accordance with the development of age children, in the city of Surakarta reaching 63%, in the city of Denpasar reaching 93%, and in the city of Jakarta West 60%; (2) The creation of a culture of being polite, friendly and ethical to each people in Surakarta city reach 77%, in Denpasar city it reaches 80%, in the city of West Jakarta reaching 73%; (3) Standard culture-based Child Friendly City, Denpasar, Bali 85%; in West Jakarta it reaches 66%; and in Surakarta city it reaches 90%.

Volume 11 | 05-Special Issue

Pages: 673-683