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OLE Nepal at the Innovation in Education Fair

August 2016 | Kathmandu OLE Nepal participated in the US Embassy’s Book Bus’ Innovation in Education Fair, which was held from August 5 to 7, 2016 at Tangalwood, Gahanapokhari, Gairidhara. The Fair was jointly organized by Quixote’s Cove, Srijanalaya and Karkhana, and supported by the US Embassy and the Danish Centre
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Promoting uninterrupted access to digital resources

Pilot project using low-power Raspberry Pi devicesAugust 2016 | Lalitpur At OLE Nepal, we are continuously working to incorporate innovative, low-power and low-cost technology solutions to promote easy and open access to quality learning materials to students and teachers. After weeks of meticulous planning and tests, we are happy to share
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Earthquake School Reconstruction Project update

June 2016 | Gorkha Based on the MoU signed with the Department of Education in December 2015, OLE Nepal has started reconstruction activities in four primary schools in Gorkha district. During the last three months, we have made multiple visits to the construction sites and held community meetings to involve local
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Laptop program preparations in Baitadi

15 schools selectedMay 2016 | BaitadiAs reported in our last newsletter, OLE Nepal is planning to expand the laptop program in Baitadi district in the far western region of Nepal in partnership with Department of Education (DoE) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP). The program will provide durable laptops
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Sample Student Achievement Data from Bajhang’s Talkot cluster

June 2016 | Bajhang Bajhang District is located in the remote Far Western Region of Nepal. OLE Nepal worked with development partners and local bodies such as the District Development Committee (DDC) and concerned Village Development Committees (VDC) from 2013 to 2016, to provide technology infrastructure to 43 schools in 3
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US Department of Agriculture visit to laptop school in Doti

June 2016 | Doti Program Analyst from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Alessandra McCormack visited Mahadev Primary School in Mauwa, Doti to learn how students in this remote community are learning with the help of laptops and digital content. This was one of the schools in Doti where OLE
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School visits by Embassy of Finland

The Embassy of Finland’s Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) has been supporting OLE Nepal’s projects on improving access to quality learning through the use of technology in classrooms. In addition to supporting laptop programs in 15 schools in Solukhumbu, Baglung and Banke districts. FLC support has been instrumental in the
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