The Implementation of Character Education through Scout Activities in SMPK BPK PENABUR Bandarlampung

Scout is one of character education developments. In this activity, students are guided and prepared for the future by giving them many skills such as leadership, patriotism, creativity, personality and noble character. This is consistent with the purpose of scout movement. The Scout movement is a movement that aims to support young people in their physical, mental and spiritual development, that they may play constructive roles in society, with a strong focus on the outdoors and survival skills. Scouting education is considered very important in order to prevent deviations of characters performed by the students during this time. Scouting education will lead to a sense of belonging, helping eachother, affection, loving the motherland, discipline and loving nature.

Based on the above matters, SMPK BPK PENABUR BANDARLAMPUNG implemented extracurricular activities (Scouting) as a mandate for coaching all students from class VII to VIII grade. It is intended as an effort to strengthen the process of formation of national character in accordance with the noble character and moral values of Pancasila.