BANDUNG - The Governor of West Java, Ahmad Heryawan acting as the National Education Day ceremony trustee in West Java provincial level, that was held in the Courtyard of Gedung Sate, Monday (2/5). During the reading of the written welcoming speech of the State Minister of Education, Ahmad Heryawan said that National Education day shoulc become a moment to improve children's character.
"National Education Day should also become a moment to improve children's character, in order to create a better future generation," He said. As for West Java itself, the National Education Day should be interpreted as a moment of preparation for Highschool and Vocational School management transition from the regional/district to the Provincial Government.
"We are ready to manage the Highschool and Vocational School which is a transfer from the district/region as mandated by law No. 23 of 2014" He explained.The Commemoration of National Education Day is marked by a gift-giving to dozens of students, teacher and educators in West Java who excel among others in the form of Braille book, and a conference video call between the Governor and 27 students across districts and regions.