In general, there are still many one-way system of learning between teacher and students, called “Teacher centered learning” (TCL). Learning systems such as this can break the liveliness and students creativity in the classroom. Actually system teacher-centered learning (TCL) system must be balanced with student-centered learning (SCL). But it would be more effective if learning is more centered on student activeness in class, otherwise known as “Student centered learning”. Teachers only act as a facilitator, motivator and inspiration for students.
1. Teacher as Facilitator
learning system which is the “Teacher Centered Learning” (TCL) will be limited to the role of teacher as facilitator. The task here is only to guide teachers and guide the students to be more active in class in creativity and develop existing skills in students. Not only give them with a variety of lessons that can decrease student creativity. A teacher should involve students in learning activities in class, either in the form of presentations, question and answer, discussion, or other activities.
2. Teacher as motivator
Teachers gives motivation and spirit to their students that can build the confidence from the students. A teacher as did not give a punishment if their student made a mistake in answering or doing exercise. But the teacher will continue to support and motivate students to repair the mistake. Teachers must be able to build the character their students through a variety of activities that can enhance student creativity in building self-motivation in students. Teachers should always be constructive to adopt innovative new methods to motivate students to learn the children by placing their students as a center of learning, meaning the extent to which the material presented is not depends on the teachers and the curriculum but it depends on the students.
3. Teacher as inspiration
Teachers not only as a student assistant in the classroom, but also acts as a friend who can provide inspiration to their students. Here, teachers have an important role in building strong character in their students as a teacher trying to construct Therefore students thought the teacher should be an inspiration which can be an inspiration for the others.
Based on Student Centered Learning, the teachers should be as a facilitator, motivator, and inspiration for students that can construct students creativity and their understanding.