7:30 am October 28, 2014 | No Comment
Anies Baswedan, the hugely popular rector of Jakarta’s Paramadina University and a pioneering educator, was widely expected to become Indonesia’s next education minister under President Joko Widodo, and Sunday’s cabinet announcement laid to rest any doubt that he would be passed over for the post.
8:55 pm October 17, 2014 | No Comment
Another brawl between warring Jakarta high schools and another two teenagers in hospital with serious injuries from sharp weapons, as organized violence among rival institutions led to one student putting a crow bar into a rival's head near Roxy Square in Grogol on Friday.
11:30 am October 17, 2014 | No Comment
The recent case of a group bullying an elementary school student in Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, has sparked widespread public concern, with activists attributing the incident — and other similar cases of school bullying — to the country’s failed education system.
10:50 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
Universities have an important task in improving Indonesia’s ability to play an influential role in global trade. This is achieved through intensive capacity building and knowledge development programs on multilateral trading systems in Indonesia’s academic institutions.
4:43 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
The Ministry of Education will roll out a comprehensive database to keep tabs on student enrollment and teachers' hours at Indonesia's 200,000 plus schools and 250,000 religious schools.
12:21 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
Leaders from some 30 districts across Indonesia attended the National Policy Forum on Teacher Deployment on Tuesday to discuss strategies on how to equally distribute teachers based on local schools’ needs, teacher qualifications, and student-to-teacher ratios.
2:09 pm October 10, 2014 | No Comment
Pelita Harapan University (UPH) will this month launch a prestigious academic program aimed at fostering trade-related knowledge among scholars and policy makers in the developing world.
11:45 am October 10, 2014 | No Comment
The Australian government has launched an alumni grant scheme to support former Indonesian recipients of the Australia Awards scholarship, while building stronger and more positive ties between the two neighboring countries.