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By Edition On Monday, June 16th, 2014
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Sitek again in talks with Ministers

WILLEMSTAD - Today at 14:00's education union Sitek will sit around the table with Minister of Education, Irene Dick and Minister of Government Service, Etienne van der Horst. Sitek will ask for clarification on More...

Sitek
By Edition On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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Measures in Education are definitely off the table

WILLEMSTAD – The austerity measures in the education sector announced by the Minister of Education, Irene Dick are definitely off the table. This was announced by the Government of Curacao. Prime Minister Ivar More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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Van der Horst and Dick point fingers at each other

WILLEMSTAD – School teachers and their union Sitek were on strike last Monday and Tuesday to protest against raising the retirement age, elimination of the salary indexation and vacation bonus. There is, however, More...

Irene Dick
By Edition On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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“Do they want to keep our people stupid?”

WILLEMSTAD - Teachers are upset about the cuts in which the education sector must significantly give in. “What are we doing? Are we trying to keep the people stupid? Don’t we want our people to develop themselves More...

Sitek
By Edition On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Teachers are still on strike

WILLEMSTAD – This morning the teachers will meet at Sitek’s headquarters in Stenen Koraal to discuss the situation with their union leaders. Yesterday, the teachers marched to Fort Amsterdam, the Parliament More...

Sitek
By Edition On Monday, June 9th, 2014
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Planned education cuts provide much unrest

WILLEMSTAD - Education Trade Union Sitek called on their members to meet this morning, between 8:00 and 10:00 on their legal position. This was confirmed by the chairman of the union, Lio Plantijn. “There are More...

Teacher
By Edition On Thursday, May 15th, 2014
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SITEK warns of brain drain in schools

WILLEMSTAD - Education Trade Union Sitek warns of an exodus in education. Teachers would like to leave the profession in Curacao on a large scale. According to the union, the cuts and the low esteem for teachers More...

Sitek
By Edition On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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SITEK will not give up achievements

WILLEMSTAD - The teachers' union calls on all unions for a national strike on Wednesday December 11. SITEK refuses to give up all their work benefits they have worked so hard for during the years. The government More...

Darius Plantijn
By Edition On Monday, September 16th, 2013
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SITEK: ‘Leave school books to FMS’

WILLEMSTAD – The School supply Foundation (FMS), should take care of the school books once again in the future. “The FMS did it in the past and it went smoothly,” says Lio Plantijn, chairman of the teachers More...

Darius Plantijn
By Edition On Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
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Teachers threaten to protest if collective conditions aren’t met

WILLEMSTAD — The members of education union Sitek demand that Minister of Education Carlos Monk (PS) pay the annual wage indexing and increase at the end of this month. A meeting was scheduled today between the More...