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Supporting program schools in Gulmi, Palpa and Lalitpur

June 2019 | Gulmi and Palpa OLE Nepal’s E-Pustakalaya Coordinator and Technical staff revisited three schools and a public library in Palpa and Gulmi districts, from June 10-18, 2019 to provide program support. In 2018, OLE Nepal in partnership with the Rotary Club of Kathmandu Mid-Town had setup Raspberry Pi computer
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Laptop program launched in Rupandehi

April 2019 | Rupandehi Open Learning Exchange (OLE) Nepal in partnership with Soiya Mahila Swabalambi Sastha, Devdaha Rupandehi (SMSS) launched the laptop program at Shree Laxmi Basic School and Gyanjyoti Secondary School in Rupandehi district. The schools for the program were selected on the recommendation of Skoleliv i Nepal and SMSS. On
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OLE Nepal receives the MIT J-WEL grant!

April 4, 2019 | MIT Boston OLE Nepal has recently been announced as one of this year’s awardees of the MIT J-WEL grant in pK-12 Education Innovation. The grant will be used to develop advanced learning games for math and science through joint collaboration between OLE Nepal, MIT instructors and students
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Updates from laptop program schools in Darchula

1. In-school teacher training program  OLE Nepal launched the laptop program at 15 new schools in Darchula on September 2018, after the completion of the Initial 7-day training program. In-school training is the second stage of the three-stage teacher training program. This phase of the training requires trainers to travel to
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New Partnership with ONGD-FNEL, a Luxembourg-based NGO

March 20, 2019 OLE Nepal has signed a five-year cooperation agreement with ONGD-FNEL for the project ‘Digitally Enhanced Early Grade Reading Programme’. The main objective of this proposed project is to design and develop interactive high-quality digital content to help children learn to read Nepali. This content development project aims
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Making programming fun and engaging using robots

March 2019 | Lalitpur OLE Nepal recently partnered with three institutions from Japan -- KDDI Foundation (Tokyo), CityNet (Yokohama) and Miyagi University of Education -- to launch robot programming education in three public schools in Lalitpur, in collaboration with the Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC). This new program further promotes OLE Nepal’s
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Teacher training programs

OLE Nepal’s training team has been very busy with teacher training programs in different parts of Nepal. Our team conducted in-school training for 15 laptop program schools in Darchula, and 3 laptop program schools in Tandrang, Gorkha. In Kathmandu, our team was able to conduct refresher training for teachers of
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Positive results in laptop program schools in Doti

Background: OLE Nepal’s  laptop program was introduced in fifteen schools in Doti on September 2017, with the deployment of laptops and installation of digital library in the schools after the completion of 7 days initial teacher training program for 65 teachers in August 11-24, 2017.  All the teachers from the schools
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