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Island focus: Schools paralyzed amid teachers’ strike

  • The Jakarta Post

Surakarta | Thu, October 11 2018 | 01:29 am

PREMIUM About 6,000 contract teachers in Wonogiri, Central Java, have staged a strike, effectively halting the daily activities at several kindergartens, elementary and high schools in the region on Tuesday.

The teachers, grouped under the Contract Teacher Defenders Front (FPHI), protested the government’s refusal to grant them civil servant status, even after they failed to pass the recruitment ...