Monthly Archives: April 2017

IMPROVING THE STUDENTS’ SPEAKING ABILITY BY TELEPHONE CONVERSATION AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMK NEGERI 1 KOLAKA

IMPROVING THE STUDENTS’ SPEAKING ABILITY BY TELEPHONE CONVERSATION AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMK NEGERI 1 KOLAKA

Abstract

Kadaruddin

Bahasa Inggris adalah bahasa internasional. Hal ini bermaksud bahwa pada banyak negara menggunakannya sebagai alat komunikasi antar negara, termasuk Indonesia. Mempelajari bahasa Inggris sebagai bahasa asing dapat dilakukan melalui pendidikan formal. Berdasarkan pengalaman peneliti bahwa pada siswa di SMK Negeri 1 Kolaka terdapat masalah dalam mempelajari bahasa Inggris khususnya Speaking, sehingga peneliti tertarik melakukan penelitian dengan menggunakan materi percakapan melalui telepon untuk meningkatkan kemampuan berbicara siswa.

Berdasarkan hal tersebut di atas, maka yang menjadi permasalahan dalam penelitian ini adalah “Dapatkah percakapan melalui telepon meningkatkan kemampuan berbicara siswa pada kelas 2 SMK Negeri 1 Kolaka?

Adapun yang menjadi tujuan penelitian ini adalah untuk menemukan informasi apakah percakapan melalui telepon dapat meningkatkan kemampuan berbicara siswa SMK Negeri 1 Kolaka.

Selanjutnya, manfaat penelitian ini adalah diharapkan dapat menjadi masukan bagi guru bahasa Inggris dalam meningkatkan mutu proses belajar mengajar khususnya kemampuan berbicara siswa dan dapat menjadi solusi bagi siswa dalam meningkatkan kemampuan berbicara melalui percakapan telepon.

Desain penelitian ini adalah Classroom Action Research (CAR) atau Penelitian Tindakan Kelas (PTK). Dalam melakukan penelitian ini, peneliti berkolaborasi dengan salah seorang guru bahasa Inggris SMK Negeri 1 Kolaka. Subyek penelitian ini adalah kelas IIA3 karena siswa pada kelas tersebut mempunyai beberapa masalah khsusnya dalam berbicara bahasa Inggris.

Hasil penelitian ini menunjukkan bahwa percakapan melalui telepon dapat meningkatkan kemampuan berbicara bahasa Inggris siswa. Baik siswa maupun guru nampak aktif dalam kegiatan berbicara. Peningkatannya dalam dilihat pada dua aspek, yaitu; proses dan produk.

Dalam proses, prilaku siswa meningkat dari waktu ke waktu seperti yang nampak pada lembar observasi yaitu pada pertemuan pertama, skore siswa adalah 1,43, pada pertemuan kedua 2,29, pada pertemuan ketiga 3,00, dan pada pertemuan keempat mencapai 3,29.

Dalam produk, peningkatannya dapat dilihat pada hasil speaking test. Pada pertemuan pertama score siswa 36, pada pertemuan kedua 41, pada pertemuan ketiga 54, dan pada pertemuan keempat mencapai skor 69. Ini bermakna bahwa mereka telah mencapai criteria sukses yaitu 63.

IMPROVING THE STUDENTS’ SPEAKING ABILITY BY TELEPHONE CONVERSATION AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMK NEGERI 1 KOLAKA

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A STUDY OF STUDENTS’ MASTERY ON ENGLISH CONDITIONAL SENTENCE AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMA NEGERI 1 POMALAA

A STUDY OF STUDENTS’ MASTERY ON ENGLISH CONDITIONAL SENTENCE AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMA NEGERI 1 POMALAA

KADARUDDIN

Abstract

            The background of this study is that conditional sentence is one aspects that should be taught in schools. Conditional sentence has special patterns according to the types of the conditional sentence. This is very important for students to know in increasing their ability in mastering on English structure. And the problem statement of this study is: “Do the second year students of SMA Negeri I Pomalaa have adequate competence on mastering English conditional sentence in type I?”

The objective of this study is aimed to know the description of students’ competence in mastering English conditional sentence in type I at the second year students of SMA Negeri I Pomalaa.

The significances of this study are: (1) As adding literatures of English teaching especially about conditional sentences as the improvement and increasing the quality of English teaching, (2) As a meaningful contribution to the English teaching especially to the teachers of English at SMA Negeri I Pomalaa.

The scope of this study is oriented to the students’ competence on mastering English conditional sentence. The scope is limited on conditional sentences on type I (simple future-simple present).

The data in this study were collected by distributing the test to the respondents. The test was in the forms of objective and essay test.

The samples of this study were a part of the second year students of SMA Negeri I Pomalaa in academic year 2007/2008. The writer was taken one class by using cluster random sampling. All of the respondents were taken only through lottery technique.

The instrument of study was objective test and essay test of conditional sentence type I. The conclusions of this study as shown in the result of the data analysis that there were many students got high and adequate criteria in both of test of conditional sentence type I.

Key word: Conditional Sentences

article journal kopertis 1 A STUDY OF STUDENTS___ MASTERY ON ENGLISH CONDITIONAL SENTENCE AT THE SECOND YEAR OF SMA NEGERI POMALAA peer review001

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SUPERVISION ON THE LEVY CHARGE OF THE PARKING AREA OF MEKONGGA MARKET IN LOCAL REVENUE BOARD OF KOLAKA REGENCY

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SUPERVISION ON THE LEVY CHARGE OF THE PARKING AREA OF MEKONGGA MARKET IN LOCAL REVENUE BOARD OF KOLAKA REGENCY

Abstract

1Maryam, 2Azhari

This research was aimed to analyze the implementation of the supervision on the levy charge of the parking area of Mekongga market occupied by the Local Revenue Board of Kolaka Regency. This is a descriptive qualitative research. The data were collected through interview, observation, and literature review (secondary data).

The results show that levy charge of parking area of Mekongga Market in Kolaka regency ruled by the Local Revenue Board of Kolaka Regency is not optimum. There are several problems emerged; they are the poor-maintained facilities and infrastructures, damaged vehicles, and the low awareness of those who should pay the levy. Therefore, the Local Revenue Board should immediately find solutions to overcome these problems.

 

Key words: Supervision; Levy; Parking Area; and Local Revenue.

THE EFFECT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING TOWARDS THE WORKING PERFORMANCE OF THE EMPLOYEES OF FORESTRY BOARD OF NORTH KOLAKA REGENCY

THE EFFECT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING TOWARDS THE WORKING PERFORMANCE OF THE EMPLOYEES OF FORESTRY BOARD OF NORTH KOLAKA REGENCY

Abstract

1Masdayana, 2Sabaruddin, Abdul

This research was aimed to identify the effect of education and training towards the working performance of the employees of Forestry Board of North Kolaka Regency. The research method used id explanation research. Explanation research is related to the description of how the observed variables explain the studied objects by employing the collected data. The data were collected through interview, observation, and questionnaires.

The results show that education and training highly affect the working performance of the employees of Forestry Board of North Kolaka Regency. It can be seen from the results of independent variable test using t-test, that is tcalculation is 12.203 higher than ttable (4.18). Therefore, Ho is rejected and Hi is affirmed. It can be concluded that education and training provide significant effects towards the working performance of the employees.

 

Key words: education and training; working performance; and Forestry Board performance.

THE ROLE OF VILLAGE CONSULTATIVE BOARD IN MANAGING VILLAGE ADMINISTRATION IN LALOWOSULA VILLAGE, LADONGI SUB-REGENCY, EAST KOLAKA REGENCY

THE ROLE OF VILLAGE CONSULTATIVE BOARD IN MANAGING VILLAGE ADMINISTRATION IN LALOWOSULA VILLAGE, LADONGI SUB-REGENCY, EAST KOLAKA REGENCY

Abstract

1Abdullah, Mawar, 2Mendong, Bakri

This research was aimed to identify the role of Village Consultative Board in managing village administration in Lalowosula Village, Ladongi Sub-regency, East Kolaka Regency. this research is a descriptive qualitative research. There are ten informants involved. The data were collected through direct observation and direct interview. The data analysis covers data reduction, data display, and conclusion making.

The results show that Village Consultative Board as an institution functioning to gather and articulate society’s ideas always provide major opportunities for the society to deliver their ideas for the sake of their villages. In terms of legislation, this board is responsible to organize Village Regulations and Village Expenditure Plan discussed with the head of village in order to achieve a settlement. In terms of gathering people’s ideas, this board has managed its task well. The existence of Village Consultative Board cannot be separated from the process of its arrangement and its functions, authorities, and rights. The supervision on the village administration is a process addressed to ensure that village administration is run in line with the plans and the provisions of the ruling regulations. The supervision has been managed well by Village Consultative Board.

 

Key words: Village Consultative Board; Managing Village Administration; and society’s ideas.

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROCEDURES OF RAPID RESPONSE TEAM OF LOCAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT BOARD IN MANAGING NATURAL DISASTER IN KOLAKA REGENCY (A CASE STUDY OF FLOOD IN WOLO SUB-REGENCY)

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROCEDURES OF RAPID RESPONSE TEAM OF LOCAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT BOARD IN MANAGING NATURAL DISASTER IN KOLAKA REGENCY (A CASE STUDY OF FLOOD IN WOLO SUB-REGENCY)

Abstract

1Mujur, 2Mendong, Bakri

This research was aimed to identify the implementation of the procedures of Rapid Response Team of Local Disaster Management Board in managing natural disaster in Kolaka Regency. This research is a descriptive qualitative research. The data were collected through interview and literature reviews. The collected data were then analyzed qualitatively (the literary data) and the results of field data were analyzed in-depth.

The results of this research show that the implementation of the procedures of Rapid Response Team of Local Disaster Management Board in handling natural disaster in Kolaka Regency has been managed as desired based on the policies and technical mechanism of managing natural disaster adjusted by the National Disaster Management Board. The procedures include several stages; i.e. preparation stage, implementation stage, and completion stage, these are needed to minimize and avoid the incidence of natural disaster. The implementation of the procedures of Rapid Response Team of Local Disaster Management Board is affected by several factors which are the resources, the structure of the bureaucracy, the communication and the disposition.

 

Key words: procedures; disaster; National Disaster Management Board; and Rapid Response Team.

THE WORKING RELATION BETWEEN REGIONAL GOVERNMENT AND REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY IN ARRANGING REGIONAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET BASED ON LAW NUMBER 23 YEAR OF 2014

THE WORKING RELATION BETWEEN REGIONAL GOVERNMENT AND REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY IN ARRANGING REGIONAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET BASED ON LAW NUMBER 23 YEAR OF 2014

Abstract

1Rahayu, 2Mendong, Bakri

This research was aimed to describe the working relation between Regional Government and Regional Representative Assembly in arranging Regional Government Budget based on Law Number 23 Year of 2014. The data were collected through observations and interview. The method of data analysis is descriptive qualitative analysis used to describe and explain a phenomenon in general.

The results show that the working relation between regional government and Regional Representative Assembly is well-maintained. The pattern of the relation implemented by regional government and Regional Representative Assembly in arranging Regional Government Budget is the pattern of check and balance in which the relation between the parties is well-maintained without manipulating their powerful positions. The communication is well-maintained as well. It is proven by the establishment of Regional Government Budget that is considered rapid compared to other regions in Southeast Sulawesi Province; the establishment was due on October 22nd, 2014.

 

Key words: Regional Government; the head of regional government; Regional; and representative assembly.

WORK PERFORMANCE OF CIVIL EMPLOYEES IN RANTEANGIN SUB-REGENCY OFFICE, NORTH KOLAKA REGENCY

WORK PERFORMANCE OF CIVIL EMPLOYEES IN RANTEANGIN SUB-REGENCY OFFICE, NORTH KOLAKA REGENCY

Abstract

1Rismal, 2Mendong, Bakri

This research was aimed to identify and analyze the work performance of the civil employees in Rante angin Sub-regency Office, North Kolaka Regency. This is a descriptive qualitative research. There are eleven respondents involved in this research. The data collection techniques used are direct observation and direct interview. The data analysis includes data reduction, data display, and conclusion making.

The results show that many civil employees are not responsible for their tasks and office provisions. They are not discipline. Moreover, there is no strict penalty for those who are not discipline. The quality of their working performance is low due to the working environment. The placement of the employees is not in conformity with the employees’ educational background. The employees’ initiatives of working on their tasks are low. The head does not provide enough suggestions for the employees. The team work is underdeveloped because most of the employees are busy with their own business during an event.

 

Key words: work performance; civil employees; and office provisions.

AN ANALYSIS ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE KELURAHAN OFFICIALS IN ADMINISTERING GOVERNMENT IN LATAMBAGA KELURAHAN, LATAMBAGA SUB-REGENCY, KOLAKA REGENCY

AN ANALYSIS ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE KELURAHAN OFFICIALS IN ADMINISTERING GOVERNMENT IN LATAMBAGA KELURAHAN, LATAMBAGA SUB-REGENCY, KOLAKA REGENCY

Abstract

1Sunarni, 2Azhari

This research was aimed to identify the performance of keluarahan officials in administering the government in Latambaga Kelurahan and to identify the problems and solutions required by the officials in administering the government. The data were collected through observations, interviews, and documentations. The data were analyzes qualitatively by conceptually explaining the analysis on the performance of kelurahan officials of Latambaga Kelurahan.

The results show that the performance of the officials plays an important role towards the administration of the government of Latambaga Kelurahan, Kolaka Regency.

 

Key words: Performance; Kelurahan Officials; Government; and Administering Government.

FACTORS THAT AFFECT THE WORKING PERFORMANCE OF VILLAGE OFFICIALS (A STUDY IN THE ANAMBADA VILLAGE OFFICE, DANGIA, EAST KOLAKA REGENCY)

FACTORS THAT AFFECT THE WORKING PERFORMANCE OF VILLAGE OFFICIALS (A STUDY IN THE ANAMBADA VILLAGE OFFICE, DANGIA, EAST KOLAKA REGENCY)

Abstract

1Suryaningrat, Suardi, 2Mendong, Bakri

This research was aimed to identify the factors that affect the work performance of village official in Anambada Village in administering their daily tasks and roles. This is a descriptive quantitative research. The data were collected through observations and distributing questionnaires to 12 respondents. The data analysis used is the formula of frequency in which P = percentage, F = frequency, n = total frequency of overall respondents.

The results show that the discipline level of the officials in term of punctuality is low. The initiatives of the officials are low as proven by the lack of aspirations provided by the officials. The output of their performance has met the target of the organization. The officials do not violate the authority in term of extra-expenditure.

 

Key words:   officials work performance; discipline level; initiatives of the officials; aspirations of the officials.