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Nepal Education

Revised and Updated Does NOT Mean Revised and Updated

Reading Time: 7 minutes The education system in Nepal is supposedly the most corrupt system in the country. If a system is corrupt and does not deliver what it’s supposed to, one employs and implements best practices from around the world. In the education system in Nepal, it seems, the practice is to adopt the worst practices, with little or no regard for their negative impact on the education of our children. Here’s one such practice prevalent in the system and what you as a parent can do to better prepare your children for the twenty-first century. . . . → Read More: Revised and Updated Does NOT Mean Revised and Updated

Teacher Training

Some Light Magic at Karkhana!

Reading Time: 1 minute An audio recording of some light magic I “performed” in front of Karkhana science teachers. . . . → Read More: Some Light Magic at Karkhana!

Nepal Education

My My, Hey Hey, My English Book Has It Yay!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Some issues with Grade 3 My English Book, a book for eight-year old children attending government (public) schools in Nepal. . . . → Read More: My My, Hey Hey, My English Book Has It Yay!

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Assessing for Success

Reading Time: 2 minutes Here are the details from the last of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Assessing for Success

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Model Lessons III

Reading Time: 4 minutes Here are the details from the sixth of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Model Lessons III

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Model Lessons II

Reading Time: 1 minute Here are the details from the fifth of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Model Lessons II

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Model Lessons I

Reading Time: 1 minute Here are the details from the fourth of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Model Lessons I

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Lesson Planning and Imparting Critical Thinking Skills

Reading Time: 1 minute Here are the details from the third of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Lesson Planning and Imparting Critical Thinking Skills

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: Science, Science Education and Curriculum Design

Reading Time: 1 minute Here are the details from the second of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: Science, Science Education and Curriculum Design

Teacher Training

Everyday Science: All About Education

Reading Time: 1 minute Here are the details from the first session of the seven-session US Embassy’s Book Bus (Science) Teacher Empowerment Program, Everyday Science: Learn, to Teach; Teach, To Learn. . . . → Read More: Everyday Science: All About Education

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