Multicultural Education Based On Local Education In Elementary School

Volume 4 Issue 3
Hengki Dwi Julianto Waspodo Tjipto Subroto
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The purpose of this study is to describe multicultural education based on local wisdom in elementary schools. The type of research used is descriptive qualitative. The research location is in Balun State Elementary School, Lamongan Regency. Data sources in the study were explored through research subjects, namely principals, teachers, and students. Methods of data collection using interviews, observation and documentation. Data are analyzed through data reduction, data presentation and conclusion drawing. Research results are reflected in the initial steps of the teacher preparing himself as an educator by transforming himself in order to become a multicultural person. The two nuances of the school that uphold tolerance. Third the learning process always pays attention to the individual and respects dignity, dignity and freedom in thinking. Fourth coaching tolerance. Fifth, inter-religious harmony. The six local values are implemented in the design of learning and action. Based on the data analysis, the conclusions about the process of multicultural education in Balun State Elementary School 1 Lamongan include: 1) multicultural education planning, 2) implementation of multicultural education and local wisdom-based multicultural education strategies.


  • Multicultural education
  • local wisdom
  • elementary school
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