Father's Involvement in Children's Distance Learning during the Pandemic

  • Deni Setiawan Universitas Negeri Semarang
  • Aisyah Durrotun Nafisah Universitas Negeri Semarang
  • Diana Universitas Negeri Semarang

Abstract

The involvement of fathers in children's distance learning is very necessary, considering that Indonesia is included in the third fatherless country category. The purpose of this study was to find out how much the child's response to the father's involvement in children's distance learning was affected during the pandemic. By using a quantitative descriptive survey research design, the sample for this study was sixty-eight children. Data collection techniques include observation, questionnaires, interviews, and documentation. The results from this study are that the children's response to father involvement in children's distance learning during the pandemic is in the high category, which includes aspects of paternal engagement, accessibility, and responsibility. Engaging in children's learning can be seen as an important part of the responsibility. The results of this study help provide support for fathers to be involved in educating and educating their children in a way that is appropriate to the cultural context and current situation.

Keywords: distance learning, early childhood, father involvement

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Published
2022-04-30
How to Cite
Setiawan, D., Aisyah Durrotun Nafisah, & Diana. (2022). Father’s Involvement in Children’s Distance Learning during the Pandemic . Jurnal Pendidikan Usia Dini, 16(1), 149 - 161. https://doi.org/10.21009/JPUD.161.10