Teachers Union and Ministry of Education reach agreement
WILLEMSTAD – On the eve of the new school year, the teachers union SITEK and the Minister of Education reached an agreement on education for the school year 2016-2017. This is according to the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports.
Minister Irene Dick and SITEK President Darius Plantijn signed the agreement. This agreement mainly concerns the working conditions of the teachers.
It was agreed that teachers will receive a competitive salary, teaching materials will be adapted and teachers will be required to go through training. According to the Minister, this must improve the quality of education for all children in Curaçao.