Tag Archives: UNAS

Indonesia Corruption Watch says National Exams’ ‘Fantastic’ Passing Rate Suspicious

Sad really, these students are trying their best but end up being victims of corruption and politics. Many schools in Indonesia are struggling to provide safe classrooms let alone a decent education. I wonder if the 99.5% pass rate is … Continue reading

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Year 9 UNAS Exams

I thought I wished our Year 9 students all the best for their UNAS exams this week, but my post seems to have disappeared into the ether. (at GJIS the Year 9 UNAS exams are optional, I think ~25 students … Continue reading

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UNAS Exams have started this week

Our Year 12 UNAS students started their exams this week amidst the, rather predictable and usual calls of widespread cheating and other calls to scrap the exams altogether. Despite this negative climate about the Indonesian education examination system, we wish … Continue reading

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Indonesian Government Takes Action to Stop Widespread Cheating in National Exams, Again.

And the circus begins again, this happens every year, and I cannot see it changing any time soon. As long as there is a culture of corruption and cheating in everyday life, from bribing an official in order to obtain … Continue reading

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