Teaching and learning activities in a SMPN. Photo: Between Riau Islands / Cherman
Resignation from a number of junior high school principals because they are unable to manage BOS funds, which are considered to have pressure from certain parties.
“The resignation request letter is collected in a bag, and submitted to the Inhu Education and Culture Office,” Acting Head of Indragiri Hulu Disdikbud, Ibrahim Alimin said in Rengat on Wednesday.
He said the sixty principals had submitted their resignations formally and signed on a stamp, addressed to the Regent of Indragiri Hulu Yopi Arianto.
The headmaster of the junior high school who stated his resignation handed over the files that had been collected in a bag on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, which were received directly by the Indargiri Hulu Department of Education and Culture.
“The reason they resigned cannot be stated in detail, but this relates to the management of school funds (BOS),” said Acting Kadisbud.
Ibrahim Alimin added, he still could not express clearly the reasons for the resignation.
However, according to the contents of the letter delivered that they felt uneasy and comfortable in carrying out their duties as mandated.