WELCOME TO USAID PRIORITAS

USAID PRIORITAS is a five year USAID-funded project designed to improve access to quality education for children in Indonesia. USAID PRIORITAS is part of an agreement between the Governments of the United States of American and the Republic of Indonesia.
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Ministry of Education and Culture Present Literacy Award to 19 USAID-Partner Districts

The Ministry of Education and Culture (MOEC) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) presented literacy awards to 19 districts for improving student literacy.
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Award-Winning Schools Use Active Learning to Improve Education Quality

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Erin McKee and U.S. Consul General in Surabaya Heather Variava visited education institutions in Makassar and Maros, South Sulawesi
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Creating a Model of a Madrasah

Akidin MPd, a math teacher at MTsN Tigaraksa, invited his Grade IX students to makes scale models of their madrasah in order to apply the concept of similarity in problem solving.
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Photosynthesis Experiment: Counting Air Bubble

Students of Grade IX at SMPN 3 Cimahi, West Java, were asked to conduct an experiment on photosynthesis with the plant Hydrilla verticillata (10/10). This lesson aimed to teach students to observe the phenomenon of photosynthesis and present their observations.
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  • Ministry of Education and Culture Present Literacy Award to 19 USAID-Partner Districts

    Monday, 20 March 2017 | 14:56 WIB
    The Ministry of Education and Culture (MOEC) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) presented literacy awards to 19 districts for improving student literacy.
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  • Award-Winning Schools Use Active Learning to Improve Education Quality

    Monday, 13 March 2017 | 00:00 WIB
    The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Erin McKee and U.S. Consul General in Surabaya Heather Variava visited education institutions in Makassar and Maros, South Sulawesi
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  • Library Supplies Books For Classroom Reading Corners

    Monday, 06 March 2017 | 08:15 WIB
    The students sat in groups in the classroom. Each one was reading a book. They were reading folk tales, and novels, and some were reading science books. The books were available from the classroom's reading corner.
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  • Collecting Second Hand Books for Reading Corners

    Monday, 27 February 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    A reading program which has been running for over a year at SDI Al-Amanah has started to gather a lot of support. Previously, the school had only the 150 books that had been provided as assistance from USAID PRIORITAS.
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  • When Writing Becomes a Joy

    Monday, 20 February 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    Literacy is a very important ability for students to master. At SDIT Adzkia I, a special literacy program has been implemented during the first semester which is integrated into Indonesian language lessons.
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  • Changes in West Papua Partner Schools

    Monday, 13 February 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    In the past when teachers received training, it has been hard to find any signs of it after they returned to their schools. This view was conveyed by the team from the South Manokwari Education Office which monitors the partner schools of USAID PRIORITAS.
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  • Poetic Inspiration from a Word Tree

    Monday, 06 February 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    Every year, when explaining the "poetry writing" lesson to Grade VII in semester 2, the students would spontaneously complain about how difficult it was. So this time I taught poetry using a “Word Tree” to overcome ...
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  • Formula for Cuboid Surface Area Used to Determine Cost of Making Closet

    Thursday, 02 February 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    Akidin MPd, a math teacher at MTsN Tigaraksa Banten, invited his Grade 8 students to find the formula to calculate the surface area of a cuboid so that they could apply it to solving problems in everyday life.
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  • Learning About Adaptation and Natural Selection from Extinct Moth Species

    Monday, 30 January 2017 | 08:00 WIB
    Many students say how they love studying Biology because what they learn about is closely linked to everyday life. Biology that is factual and theoretical is not enough because it needs a deeper understanding,...
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  • Testing High Carbohydrate Foods

    Thursday, 26 January 2017 | 08:15 WIB
    The nutritional content of foodstuffs can be discovered by using a food test or reagent indicators. The following experiment was carried out during a Grade VII lesson.
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