Bali is Ready to Apply Curriculum 2013

DENPASAR The government of Bali Province admitted that they are ready to apply curriculum 2013 starting from next July as the teachers have been given knowledge about the new curriculum. “The regency/city government collaborates with Educational Quality Control Agency (LPMP) already prepared qualified teachers. Then they and LPMP will transfer the knowledge to other teachers […]

Bali Establish Post for Dropout Children

DENPASAR The government of Bali Province soon establish post (Posko) for dropout children on the next academic year in accordance with the advise from Education and Culture Ministry. “We are ready to open the post and we will collaborate with the regional Education, Youth, and Sports Department (Disdikpora) in Bali,” the Head of Bali Education, […]

Bali Government to Distribute Scholarship Cards

DENPASAR The Bali provincial government will distribute scholarship cards to students who come from poor families. “Based on the results of our evaluation about the scholarship in the previous year, there are many people who do not know that they have the right to receive assistance from the provincial government of Bali,” said Bali Governor […]

Buleleng Concerns about the Condition of 182 Elementary Schools

SINGARAJA It seems 182 of units of the elementary school (SD) in Buleleng has bad conditions, it is alarming and it requires immediate repair. “We have proposed to repair the school units , but it cannot be realized this year,” said Head Elementary School District Education, Nengah Pujiani, Buleleng, Singaraja. According to him, only a […]

US Film Expert Trains for Producing Qualified Film

DENPASAR Michael Sheridan, the U.S. film world experts together with Indonesian artists will provide a training to produce films for students in Bali, which is scheduled for 1 to 4 November 2012. “The workshop is aimed at improving the film production quality. The activity is one of the work program from the Ministry of Education […]

Governor’s School Aid Package Undelivered

SEMARAPURA Special assistance promised by Governor I Made Mangku Pastika to a Klungkung school wrecked by a flood in September has still not been delivered and the school’s governing body wants to know why. Pastika visited the school at Dawan on September 26, two days after the flood caused by heavy rain. He said the […]

Teachers Get Front-Line Anti-Rabies Role

DENPASAR Teachers have been recruited as the latest weapon in the fight against rabies, in a further bid to get to grips with the deadly outbreak that has killed at least 105 Balinese since it broke out undetected on the Bukit in South Bali in 2008. The official toll counts only people confirmed to have […]

Education Focus as Rabies Deaths Likely to Rise

DENPASAR Bali’s government has announced it will focus on community education to battle the extended rabies outbreak on the island, which has now killed 105 Balinese. At a recent meeting with Balinese officials, deputy agriculture minister Bayu Krisnamurthi said increasing public awareness and knowledge about rabies and caring for pets would be crucial in the […]