Teacher competence is a set of knowledge, skills and behaviors that teachers must possess. One of the competencies that teachers must have is pedagogical competence. Pedagogical competence is a teaching ability that must be possessed by an educator. Associated with character education, teachers are required not only to be able to teach in the local area but also to be able to form students who have good character and good manners. The importance of character to build quality human resources, character education needs to be done properly, so that the formation of character is something that can not be separated from life. Character education must also accompany all aspects of life including education institutions or performance of the organization

The Key word: Kompetensi pedagogik, Pendidikan karakter