• Idi Warsah Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
  • Eko Carles Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
  • Ruly Morganna Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
  • Sela Anggraini Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
  • Shella Silvana Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
  • Siti Maisaroh Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Curup
Keywords: Anxiety, learning, Islamic education


This study aims to explore the forms of anxiety frequently experienced by students in facing religious learning at MAN Rejang Lebong, as well as the efforts made by teachers to overcome student anxiety. The study sample consisted of one Islamic Education teacher and one student from grade X at MAN Rejang Lebong. Data was collected through interviews with teachers and students and analyzed using descriptive qualitative analysis techniques. The results showed that the forms of student anxiety in facing religious learning included a lack of interest in learning about religion, lack of mastery of the material, nervousness and trembling, fear that distracts students during learning, lack of confidence in learning religion, as well as anxiety and worry. The teacher's efforts to overcome student anxiety were by instilling more efficient learning concepts, providing regular exercises, and using varied learning models. As a recommendation, it is suggested for teachers and parents to motivate and pay more attention to students so that they can study diligently even outside of school. This is expected to improve the readiness of students to face religious learning at school. In conclusion, this study provides helpful information for teachers and parents in helping students overcome anxiety in learning religion


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