Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Science and Character Educations (ICoSSCE 2019)

Adjustments of School Cultures to Prevent Students’ Dropout

Authors
Zismeda Taru, Suyanto
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Zismeda Taru
Available Online 4 February 2020.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200130.062How to use a DOI?
Keywords
school culture, students’ dropout
Abstract

This study aims to understand ways to manage school culture in understanding students. The problem in this study is the number of students with different backgrounds from students who generally attend the Gadjah Mada High School in Yogyakarta. This research uses a qualitative approach. Methods of collecting data through interviews, observation, and study documentation. Data reduction, data presentation, and drawing conclusions become the stages of data analysis in this study. Data validity is done by triangulation of sources and techniques. The results of this study indicate the existence of management or creation of school culture based on student circumstances in order to increase student participation and comfort in learning. Special attention is given to students by the Principal and the teacher. Special attention is given because some students have a background or history of having a problem. Examples of problems such as fighting, fighting, students with tattoos and smoking at school. Most of the students are transferring from other schools who claim they are no longer able to manage it. The adjustment of culture in Gadjah Mada High School Yogyakarta had a positive impact on these students to find enthusiasm for learning in formal schools despite the poor condition and history of students. Students find a place where they get attention and learning with special adjustments.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Science and Character Educations (ICoSSCE 2019)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
4 February 2020
ISBN
978-94-6252-894-9
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200130.062How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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