HIMPAUDI SEMARANG ASK FOR IT TRAINING TO UDINUS
The Association of Indonesian Education and Early Childhood Education (Himpaudi) Semarang asked Dian Nuswantoro University (Udinus) to provide training in Informatics Engineering (IT) to their Human Resources (HR). Udinus was willing to provide training to institutions and communities about IT as it was one of the form of community service program.
The training was conducted in the computer lab D.2.A Udinus on Saturday 20th of January 2018. Basic level of computer training was needed due to the issue in the internal of Himpaudi Semarang regarding to the reports making to the internal and external organization. "Every 6 months we have to make a report of Basic Education Data (Dapodik) and sent it to The Directorate General of Early Childhood Education and Community Education (Ditjen Paud-Dikmas) of Central Java" explained RR. Evi Trisnawati S.pd as the chairman of Himpaudi Semarang. The early childhood teachers were come from various fields such as high school graduates, D3 or bachelor degree of all the majors. Evi expected that after that training, it would be easier for Himpaudi Semarang members to complete the report.
The event was opened by Dr. Kusni Ingsih MM as Vice Rector for Student Affairs. She explained that the purpose of that training was to improve the competence of early childhood teachers in Semarang by providing them IT-based training. In that training which followed by 80 early childhood teachers, the teachers were trained to use basic Microsoft Office such as Excel, Word and Power Point. In addition, some of the early childhood teachers were also trained to create an independent content for student materials using Paint.
That program was the Science and Technology for Society (IbM) headed by Udinus lecturer Juli Ratnawati, SE., MSi with Dr. Kusni Ingsih MM, Imam Nuryanto SE., MM, and Eko Hari Rachmawanto M.Kom as the members. (* PR / mey)