Construction of a Vocational School in Bayat, Klaten Region - SMKN1 ROTA Bayat | Projects

Construction of a Vocational School in Bayat, Klaten Region - SMKN1 ROTA Bayat

ROTA and its local partner Titian Foundation have rebuilt the school buildings using earthquake resistant specifications. Additionally, a state-of-the-art vocational school, SMKN 1 ROTA Bayat School, has been constructed as a Center of Excellence for teaching ceramics and batik, the traditional technique where melted wax is used to draw on cloth and dyed in a variety of colors. 

Meanwhile, ROTA started the final phase of a 5-year school program focusing on improving school management, establishing a strong school committee, and conducting valuable workshops. Additionally, a Teacher Training Pilot Program was launched aiming at developing the educational and pedagogical skills of teachers in Jogjakarta and across Indonesia. 
 

Project Facts
 

Implementing Period: 

 

Completion date - December 2009

 

Project Partners:

 

Titian Foundation, Government of Klaten

 

Objectives:

  • Improve access for students to quality vocation studies in the area
     
  • Provide students with necessary skills to successfully enter the labour market

 

Expected Beneficiaries:

 

  • 400 students, over 380 jobs created - direct beneficiaries; 50,000 community members – indirect beneficiaries

Krisna and Yanti Sponsored students projects