9:51 pm April 23, 2015 | 23 Comments
Police in the capital have said they will investigate the organizers of a high school graduation party which listed "bikinis" as the dress code, although presumably only for female attendees.
9:17 pm April 21, 2015 | 6 Comments
A national adolescent sexual and reproductive health conference hosted by five civil society organizations hopes to be the start of a movement educating Indonesia’s youth about the importance of staying sexually safe and healthy.
9:36 pm April 19, 2015 | 1 Comment
As the world’s top businesspeople begun the World Economic Forum in Jakarta on Sunday, the 60th commemoration of the Asian-African Conference kicked off in the Indonesian capital on the same day, a testament to Indonesia’s rising clout at the global level.
4:20 pm April 17, 2015 | 4 Comments
Education and Culture Minister Anies Baswedan will file a lawsuit against a teacher who stole and uploaded national examination materials to Google Drive, a file storage service.
5:17 pm April 16, 2015 | 4 Comments
Police on Thursday raided an office of the state printing company in Central Jakarta after the Ministry of Education and Culture reported that material from Indonesia's dreaded national exam had been stolen and uploaded illegally to Google Drive.
10:29 pm April 14, 2015 | 16 Comments
Indonesia has achieved only half of the global target for early childhood education, while its rate of primary school enrollment has dropped and the number of primary school-aged children not in school has doubled since 2010.
4:56 pm April 13, 2015 | 4 Comments
Over 1.5 million high school students across the country on Monday began taking the National Examination, with hundreds of schools using a computer-based system for the first time.
11:40 pm April 12, 2015 | 4 Comments
Emerging nations such as Indonesia stand to gain enormously from new technology because they can leap-frog more developed economies.
4:21 pm April 6, 2015 | 6 Comments
Police are calling in the management of HighScope Indonesia for questioning, after the mother of a student at the school claimed her child had been sexually abused.
10:09 pm April 3, 2015 | 16 Comments
US Ambassador Robert O. Blake, Jr., says he is “deeply disappointed” in the conviction of two teachers for child sexual abuse despite “serious questions [...] regarding the investigative process and lack of credible evidence against the teachers.”
6:26 pm April 3, 2015 | 4 Comments
The city administration's plans to make East Jakarta "orderly and safe" focus too much on physical infrastructure and provide no solution for such issues as street crime and domestic violence, a lawmaker said on Thursday.
8:09 am March 31, 2015 | 30 Comments
The military has vowed to wage war on followers of the extremist Islamic State group in Indonesia, amid a new survey that shows that one in every 14 high-school students in Jakarta and Bandung, West Java, sympathizes with the movement.