"The MoU is aimed at establishing strategic and sustainable cooperation and as a guide for the parties in the cooperation for organizing driving schools," said Regent HM Sukamta.
The program, he said, to commence implementation in 2022 with a target of 100 schools including elementary school (SD) and junior high school (SMP). Some 20 schools in Tanah Laut have been registered as motivating schools.
Meanwhile, Head of Tanah Laut Education and Culture Agency Zainal Abidin acknowledged that the driving school program is not mandatory, but the agency recommends schools to participate. It is considered capable of improving the quality of education, especially in Tanah Laut District.
"I hope that all schools will follow the driving school program, especially since all funding comes from the central government," Zainal said.
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