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Minister on Private University Conversion

June 30, 2012

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Kompas.com The government will convert the status of several private universities to state-owned institutions this year in order to fulfill its legal obligation to open at least one state university (PTN) in every province as well as to expand access to higher education, Minister of Education and Culture Mohammad Nuh has said. The requirement to […]

Mendikbud: Kenapa Kampus Swasta Dinegerikan?

June 30, 2012

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30 Juni 2012, Kompas.com Tahun ini beberapa perguruan tinggi swasta (PTS) akan diubah statusnya menjadi perguruan tinggi negeri (PTN). Menteri Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan (Mendikbud) Mohammad Nuh mengatakan, langkah tersebut diambil bukan karena anggapan tidak mampu atau tidak yakinnya pemerintah akan penyelenggaraan pendidikan tinggi di PTS. perubahan status tersebut dilakukan untuk melaksanaakan amanat undang-undang, sekaligus perluasan akses […]

School Rejects Daughter of A Blind

June 30, 2012

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Koran Tempo, Page A7 A blind parent in Malang, East Java, has alleged that local state elementary school SDN Sawojajar 1 has rejected his daughter’s application due to his physical condition. He said his daughter was asked about her parent during the academic entry test. The school has denied the allegation, saying there was no […]

Berayah Tunanetra, Siswa Ditolak Bersekolah

June 30, 2012

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30 Juni 2012, Koran Tempo pA7 Gara-gara ayahnya tunanetra, Keyla Putri, 7 tahun, gagal bersekolah di Sekolah Dasar Negeri Sawojajar 1 Kota Malang. Saat tes akademik, seorang guru penguji menanyakan perkerjaan ayak keyla dan ia pun menjawab ayahnya tunanetra dan tidak berkerja. Kapala SD Negeri Saojajar 1 Betty menyangkal melakukan diskriminasi.

Schools Allegedly Used School Committees to Collect Fees

June 30, 2012

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Koran Tempo, Page A6 Many schools have allegedly taken advantage of their respective school committees to justify their practice of collecting unauthorized fees from students especially during admission period, said Raihan Iskandar, a legislator of the House’s Commission X overseeing education. The Education Ministry Decree No. 044/U/2002 gives leeway to the illegal fees collection practice […]

Komite Sekolah Diduga Dimanfaatkan untuk Tarik Pungutan Liar

June 30, 2012

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30 Juni 2012, Koran Tempo pA6 Anggota Komisi Pendidikan Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat, Raihan Iskandar, menengarai bahwa Komite Sekolah banyak dimanfaatkan pihak sekolah untuk menarik pungutan liar. Pungutan liar berkedok sumbangan wali murid itu biasa diminta pada saat penerimaan siswa baru. Ia menyarankan agar pemerintah mengubah seluruh aturan yang terkait dengan pungutan liar. Wakil Menteri Pendidikan dan […]

Rp185 Million for Repairing Collapsed School

June 30, 2012

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Republika, Page 8 The Bogor city administration will use Rp185 million out of the school renovation assistance provided by the Ministry of Education and Culture to renovate the ceiling of state elementary school SDN 1 Bondongan that collapsed recently and injured several teachers. The renovation works are expected to commence in August after the ministry’s […]