Bandung City Education Office Reminds Schools of Integrity Again
The Head of the Bandung City Education Office, Hikmat Ginanjar, deeply regrets the invitation to parents from the Principal of SMPN 16 Bandung to attend the Socialization and Discussion of the Smart Indonesia Program in one of the parties.
The reason, Hikmat believes, this has injured the integrity of the ASN.
"I regret that this has happened, of course ASN should not be involved in the activities of stakeholders. We have conveyed this during the socialization of the Smart Indonesia Program (PIP) at the Atlantic Hotel," said Hikmat.
In this case, the Head of the Bandung City Education Office has given a warning to the Principal of SMPN 16.
Furthermore, the alleged violation will be carried out in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations.
This is also a lesson for all ASN in the education environment so that things like this don't happen again.
Hikmat said that the Bandung City Education Office had socialized the management of the Smart Indonesia Program in Bandung City, on September 14-15, 2022.
At the event, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Technology Research Regulation Number 14 of 2022 was socialized.
"We carried out socialization, including myself and my staff reminding and providing reinforcement to school principals to be able to carry out this Smart Indonesia Program in accordance with the provisions," said
The Bandung City Education Office has also asked for information from the Head of SMP 16 Bandung.
The head of SMPN 16 Bandung admitted, socialization
This was done in an effort to make it easier for parents to better understand the procedures for disbursing aid. This is because there are some parents who are confused.
The purpose of socialization is only to help parents of Prone to Continuing Education.
These activities are carried out outside the school because the school room which is usually used for meetings is being rehabilitated. The roof has been dismantled so that when it rains the hall floods.
The Principal of SMPN 16 apologized for his negligence as an ASN who accidentally violated the rules so that it seemed as if he was siding with a certain party and would accept all the consequences and be ready to follow up on the next process.*
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