Wednesday, 4 November 2020
For more than four decades, Indonesia has carried out a variety of teacher professional development (TPD) programmes. Yet the outcomes have fallen short. Teachers continue to show limited subject knowledge and inadequate pedagogical skills. Indonesian students’ learning level remains low.
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Even before this year’s Covid-19 pandemic, Indonesian students’ academic performance lagged behind their peers in other countries. When the pandemic hit, many lost the chance to catch up, and now are at risk of significant learning loss due to prolonged school closures.
Thursday, 22 October 2020
The Indonesian government introduced a distance-learning policy in mid-March 2020. Teachers, students and parents are facing many challenges as a result.
Monday, 12 October 2020
Being a teacher has been my wish since college. I had many experiences, both good and bad, during my tenure for the past year working at a primary school in Klaten. I used every experience I got to prepare for the new school year.