Ed-Parent, Application that Made Parents Smart Care for Children

Author : Humas | Saturday, January 26, 2019 10:28 WIB
After receiving the trophy as Champion 1 National level LKTI at STIKI Malang. (Photo: Special)

The Child Protection Commission (KPAI) noted that in 2011-2016 4,294 cases of child abuse were carried out by family and carers. This data was supported by the report "Global Report 2017 Ending Violence in Childhood", as many as 73.7 per cent of Indonesian children aged 1-14 years old discipline with violence, or psychological aggression and physical punishment at home.

"This certainly can have a negative impact on children's mental health and have an impact on the character formed in the child. Related to this thing, education on how to educate, care for children properly is very necessary for parents to avoid these things, "explained Siti Mubasiroh, Biology Education student at the University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM).

This background encouraged Siti and her group friends to initiate the Ed-Parent application which is Special application for parents on how to educate children right. "The creation of this application is expected to be able to reconstruct the generation of the nation become a generation that has character and morality so that the realization of a mental revolution in the era of current technological developments," explained Siti.

This application which based android by a group of students had been named as the first winner of the National-level Scientific Writing Competition at the Indonesian Computer Science College (STIKI) Malang, January 21. Chano Paramita was a Communication Science student, Siti Mubasiroh, a Biology Education student, Muhammad Fitrah Asyari Bangun, a Management student. They were the class of 2017.

Display of the Ed-Parent application window. (Image: Special)

"I am very happy. I did not think to win after competing with various college participants who were very good at their work. All of them cannot be separated from the support of our respective lecturers who guide and always support the academic activities of their students, "said Siti as the group leader when interviewed on Saturday (1/26) afternoon.


Siti hoped to be able to take part in similar competitions at another place. "In the future, I want to increase the level of the competitions. I hope that this achievement can make parents happy, also inspire my Department students, biology education specifically, and UMM students in general to always be passionate about learning and achievement, "Siti said.


"There is no day without achievements, no achievements that are not appreciated, and no violations are sanctioned to be our passion to educate students to be the foremost and inspiring," said Husamah, S.Pd., M.Pd as Secretary of the Biology Education Department appreciated the achievement one of her students. This application will be available and can be downloaded for free on the Play Store. (Win)



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