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Of Gratitude and Moving Forward

Reading Time: 1 minute A word of gratitude. . . . → Read More: Of Gratitude and Moving Forward

Bureaucracy & Corruption In Nepal, Nepal Education

Education in Nepal: Current State According to Al Jazeera

Reading Time: 1 minute Current state of education in Nepal. . . . → Read More: Education in Nepal: Current State According to Al Jazeera

Nepal Education

Ins And Outs of SLC: A Sorry Story

Reading Time: 3 minutes Secondary school education in Nepal consists of committing to memory model questions and answers in order to pass SLC (School Leaving Certificate) examination. Everything, from resources to what happens in the classroom and outside is geared towards the students rote learning the materials. And after all that, half of those who take the SLC, fail! . . . → Read More: Ins And Outs of SLC: A Sorry Story

Nepal Education

SLC: The Ticket That Isn’t

Reading Time: 3 minutes SLC (School Leaving Certificate) examination results are very very poor. About half of all 16-18 year-olds fail the exam. With no options for a decent life and future, a large number of these students end-up leaving the country as migrant workers. . . . → Read More: SLC: The Ticket That Isn’t

My Personal Stories, Nepal Education

Education in Nepal: How I Got In and Out

Reading Time: 4 minutes Just a basic education had been in the cards! But determined to get more, much much more than that which I was told I was “entitled” to, I would have an incredible academic career! . . . → Read More: Education in Nepal: How I Got In and Out

Nepal Education

Further Education in Nepal: A Black Hole

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post-secondary education in government colleges in Nepal is a black hole. A large percentage of student who attend those institutions never get out of it! If they do, it’s without having completed it. . . . → Read More: Further Education in Nepal: A Black Hole

Nepal Education

Education in Nepal: A Privilege

Reading Time: 2 minutes Primary and secondary education in Nepal for a vast majority of Nepalese children was a privilege, when I was a student, and is still a privilege thirty years later! Only a very very small percentage of kids attending government schools — where a majority of children go for their education — graduate from a high school. . . . → Read More: Education in Nepal: A Privilege

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