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Principal of SMPN 1 Singojuruh Suspected of Misappropriating PSM Funds, PGRI Banyuwangi Ready to Advocacy

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Principal of SMPN 1 Singojuruh Suspected of Misappropriating PSM Funds, PGRI Banyuwangi Ready to Advocacy
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Chairman of PGRI Banyuwangi Regency Sudarman, Saturday (22/6). (Photo : Ganda Banyuwangihits.id)

Banyuwangihits.id – Polemics occurred at State Middle Schools 1 Singojuruh, where the school committee asked the Principal (Principal) resigned due to a case of alleged misappropriation of Community Participation funds (PSM). When confirmed, The Principal did not wish to comment and referred this matter to the Chair of the Indonesian Teachers' Association (PGRI) Banyuwangi Regency, Sudarman.

Respond to this, on Saturday (22/6) Sudarman stated that PGRI would provide assistance and advocacy to Principals of State Middle Schools 1 Singojuruh.

“Because the Principal is a member of the PGRI, he deserves advocacy. However, The final results must be discussed with the Banyuwangi Education Department, because this is the authority of the Department,” he said to Banyuwangihits.id journalists.

Sudarman explained that in this case there was miscommunication between the committee and the Principal. He emphasized that all problems must be resolved procedurally.

"Our authority is to supervise, advocate, and provide assistance if there is a violation of the teacher or organizational code of ethics. However, We need to first look at the form of the violation and report it to the Head of Education,” he added.

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