Bandung, 17 October 2019
IPSE held a successful one-day community service Workshop pengembangan google forms untuk pengembangan dalam pembelajaran IPA on Tuesday the 17th of October 2019. Seventy-eight science teachers from various regions of Indonesia were participated in the event. Lectures and training were provided by three experts Dr. Diana Rochintaniawati, Prof. Dr. Phil. Ari Widodo and Ikmanda Nugraha, M.Pd.
Dr. Diana Rochintaniawati provided insights into the use of digital technology in science teaching and learning. Every generation faced its unique digital technology era. Digital technology keeps on overgrowing. She recommended that the teachers should pay more attention to students’ life skills to prepare them in future life.
Prof. Ari Widodo shared his expert opinion on Strengthening technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPACK) to science teachers. He explained the typical profile of science teachers’ ways of teaching. He provided an interactive activity concerning science teachers’ content knowledge. He emphasized that science content frequently found in an everyday life context. Furthermore, he added the importance of teachers’ integrative knowledge to support successful teaching on specific content. Teachers should have the ability to identify appropriate technology and pedagogical strategy to support certain content of science teaching.
Workshop about the use of google form in science teaching and learning was led by Ikmanda Nugraha, M.Pd. He described features in google form that can be used to support science assessment. The participants were guided to develop a science test quiz and key answers. (RIKA RAFIKAH AGUSTIN)