Profile of Students' Critical Thinking Skills in Junior High Schools in Surakarta

Siti Nur Hasanah, Widha Sunarno, Baskoro Adi Prayitno
2020 Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Learning Innovation and Quality Education (ICLIQE 2019)   unpublished
Critical thinking is an important skill for student in 21st century. They this skills to solve problems and make good reasonable decisions in learning process and in their daily activities. This research aimed to analyze the profile of critical thinking skills of junior high school students and was conducted by a descriptive research method. The subject of this research was 50 students from grade VIII of Junior High School in Surakarta. The data of this research was collected using an essay
more » ... based on 6 indicators of critical thinking skills authorized by Facione. The result showed that the average of percentage of student's critical thinking skill achievements is 46.87%. This result indicate that the critical thinking skills of students are categorized in low level, therefore it must be improve in learning process and apply it in their daily activities.
doi:10.2991/assehr.k.200129.070 fatcat:owk7x2j7ebg3fiijk6ukmdrhea