Workshop on Policy Review on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Content in Indonesian Curriculum

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SEAMEO QITEP in Science was invited by the Centre of Curriculum and Books (Puskurbuk), the Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia to conduct the Workshop on Policy Review on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Content in Indonesian Curriculum. This occasion was held from 18 – 20 October 2016 in Puskurbuk, Jakarta and participated by academicians, school principals, educators, book writers, and also the staff of Puskurbuk.

The Centre sent Dr Indarjani, the Deputy Director for Programme and Mr Reza Setiawan, the Head of Programme and Training Division as well as Dr Margaret Chmiel, the Fullbright Consultant, to join the workshop. Dr Chmiel presented the initiatives of STEM education and the practices in the US while Dr Indarjani presented the Centre’s initiatives regarding STEM education and also the possible implementation of STEM in Indonesia. On 20th October 2016, Dr Chmiel also delivered her presentation to the policy maker in the Ministry of Education and Culture in order to promote STEM education to the ministerial level.


written by: Reza Setiawan