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Summer 8-12-2021


STEAM education, local wisdom, biotechnology, book


The importance of Biotechnology in any field specifically in agriculture encourages students to become literate about this content in their school particularly Indonesia since Indonesia still lacks laboratory activities and appropriate approach in order to teach this content. Therefore, this study aims Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics-Local Wisdom to develop a Biotechnology book based on (STEAM-LW) approach with R&D (research and development) method to tackle the problem. As a result, the book gained a very valid result with 94.79% as well as a significant response from students with average of 91.39%. Additionally, N-gain test revealed that there was a significant difference in achievement of control and experiment class after the implementation of research in the classroom setting.


Biotechnology | Life Sciences


Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State

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Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License
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This work has been created with support from the Institute of International Education (IIE)/Fulbright - English for Graduate Students Program.

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