Monday, 29 June 2020
Why is it so hard for Indonesia to recruit good teachers? We argue that the struggle to recruit good teachers are due to institutional, political economy, and social dynamics of the recruitment process. We will discuss three factors that underpin this issue.
Monday, 29 June 2020
In some regions in Indonesia, efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic have been followed by the distance learning policy. As a result, teachers and students are required to be able to adapt to changes in the teaching-learning process. In practice, however, the implementation of the...
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
To evaluate how well particular education policies help schools conduct better learning, we develop Comprehensive Reading and Mathematics Assessment Tool (CERMAT), a student learning assessment (SLA) tool that can assess specifically the reading and mathematics skills of students in Grades 1–9.
Friday, 13 March 2020
This paper reports the impacts of three interventions that linked community-based monitoring to a government allowance for teachers working in remote areas in Indonesia.
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Monday, 25 November 2019
These children were so excited when they were invited to sing "My Dear Teacher" for their teachers. Did you know that "My Dear Teacher", the go-to song for celebrating the National Teacher's Day in Indonesia, is composed by Melly Goeslaw, an Indonesian well-known singer and composer?