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We hope you enjoy this edition of OLE Nepal Newsletter, a bi-monthly email newsletter from Open Learning Exchange (OLE) Nepal. It provides current news and information about the organisation and its activities and will keep you up to date with OLE Nepal's work to provide high quality education for children in Nepal.
 

OLE Global Assembly, Mexico City

The 2011 General Assembly (GA) of the Open Learning Exchange was held at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City from September 26th to 29th. Entitled "Persuading to Scale: growing billions of great learners with powerful innovations," the GA brought together OLE center directors from Uganda, Rwanda, Nepal, Ghana, and Mexico, as well as other partners and supporters of OLE's mission to achieve Quality Universal Basic Education around the world. Read more

Digital Learning Activities for Grades two to six science in progress

OLE Nepal has recently started creating interactive digital learning activities for Grade 2, 3, 4 and 6 (Grade 5 activities have already been completed) for the entire academic year designed to teach children about agriculture, food and nutrition, with special emphasis on the need for balanced gender roles in agriculture and food production. These activities are being developed in both English and Nepali languages, and will be correlated with the 'Science, Health and Physical Education' subject prescribed by the Curriculum Development Center (CDC). The development of these activities are scheduled to be completed by July 2012. Read more

Monitoring and Support visits to Lalitpur and Kavre

A team of OLE Nepal members, Subir Pradhanang, Tikaraj Karki, Basanta Shrestha, Kayomars Billiamori Puri, and Bikash Bhusal set out to Lalitpur and Kavre program schools in the month of September and October for a monitoring and support visit. The main objectives of the trip were to monitor the status of OLPC program at the schools, provide technical support, and address issues brought up by schools in conducting E-Paati-integrated classes. Read more

Network Feasibility Study Visit to Okhaldhunga

At the request of a German organization, Kinder in Okhaldhunga, Nepal e.V., OLE Nepal's network team carried out a feasibility study to bring Internet connectivity to Maindane in Okhaldhunga district. Read more

E-Pustakalaya Update

OLE Nepal has recently uploaded two audio books to E-Pustakalaya: Nepal's first audio book An Autobiography of Bishweshar Prasad Koirala and Diamond Shumsher Rana's iconic novel Seto Bagh. Both books have been divided into small short chapters that load quickly and do not require high bandwidth allowing for smooth online streaming. Read more

 
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OLE Global Assembly, Mexico »

Digital Learning Activities for Grades two to six Science in progress »

Progressive Education Skill Development Program »

Monitoring and Support visits to Lalitpur and Kavre »

Network Feasibility Study Visit to Okhaldhunga »

New faces at OLE Nepal »

E-Pustakalaya Update »

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