Teacher of Demak Counseling Guidance Teacher Counseling (Musyawarah Guru Bimbingan Konseling / MGBK) visits Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta (UMS), Tuesday (1/21/2020). This visit was intended to learn about how to manage a fun school. Besides they were also curious about the student registration system in UMS.
On that occasion, they got material from Taufik, S.PSi., M.Si., Ph.D. The Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs, Alumni and Cadre with the theme "Fun Schools with IKIGAI Strategy". This agenda took place in the 6th floor BPH Meeting Room Siti Walidah UMS Main Building.
37 members of Demak MGBK who visited, followed the IKIGAI concept material. "The IKIGAI concept originates from Okinawa, Japan. IKIGAI is Japanese, derived from the word IKI which means value, GAI means life, "said Taufiq.
Taufik said IKIGAI is a concept that defines the value of life so that it is always given happiness in living life. "We as BK (Counseling) teachers, every day going to school, try to find the meaning of life and look for what makes you happy, no matter even a simple reason," he said as he motivated the BK teachers.
Around 12.00 WIB, BK teachers moved to the K.H Mas Mansyur International Boarding School, the 4th campus of UMS. There they were treated to lunch to cover the day's activities.