BANDUNG-West Java Provincial Government makes sure that it will not reduce attention to private high school / vocational school. Burden and responsibility after transfer in management of high school/ vocational school to provinces will not reduce the portion of provincial government's attention to private school.
West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan said, attention to private high school / vocational school absolutely must be done. Because, most of students in West Java are in private high school / vocational school.
"More than half of West Java residents, high school-age children school in private, "said Heryawan after led West Java Province meeting of leaders, at Gedung Sate, Bandung, Monday (31/10). He re-emphasized, if private high school/ vocational school is not paid attention well, it same with ignoring the majority of West Java younger generation.
Therefore, he promises the same attention despite a burden and more responsibility after transfer in management.
"Private and Public School together will be done coaching, "he said.
Various programs that have been given by district / city government for high school / vocational school will continue. "Giving private school and teachers management training, entirely. Hopefully the province can continue well, "he concluded.
Head of the Department of Secondary and Higher Education West Java Provincial Education Dodin said, during this time the attention from West Java provincial government to private high school / vocational school significantly more greater than the public schools. Although not mentioned the number, when viewed from the portion of the budget, according to him it's almost 90 percent for private high school / vocational school.
The budget for private schools is provided through mechanisms of direct grants to each high school / vocational school. "for public school through financial assistance, "he said again did not mention the amount received by each school.
He continued, the comparison between private and public high school / vocational school in West Java was striking. In West Java there were 735 public high school / vocational school, while private ones 3,200.
Therefore, he will seek to build new public high school / vocational school in a number of areas. Touched form of attention for high school / vocational school after transfer in management, he said there were eight important factors that should be improved such as teachers, processes, facilities, finance, and management of the school.
"Later we held trainings," for short.