Friday, 19 July 2019
Our team at the RISE Indonesia CRT recently wrote a paper using primary school level mathematics questions from the Indonesian Family Life Survey that showed that performance across Indonesia declined from 2000 to 2014.
Monday, 24 June 2019
Although it has been in effect since 2017, the new school admission system, which uses proximity of a household to a school as the primary selection criteria, still raises polemics.
Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Indonesian central government devolved its authority over the education sector to local governments more than 18 years ago. Since then, the delivery of basic education services depends on the capabilities of more than 500 district administrations across Indonesia.
Monday, 25 March 2019
As a child, I never dreamed of becoming a teacher. I just trust the flow of life. I still clearly remember the advice from a Muslim scholar: Whosoever follows a path to seek knowledge therein, Allah will make easy for him a path to Paradise. Because of that, I have always been passionate about going to school and studying.