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Worrying Chaos

Worrying Chaos

Kathmandu - This week media covered diverse news coverage with issues of physical punishment, fearless and child friendly school environment, government’s ‘Green School’ campaign launch on World Environment Day, Pressure from the private medical education sector to increase fe...

Reinforcing Centralization and Privatization

Reinforcing Centralization and Privatization

Kathmandu- This week news about policy proposals by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST), and the budget on education were the primary issues that came in the media. Lack of access to schools, physical punishment, local curriculum, local government’s stand in private schoo...

Stirring Stories on Private, Higher and Local Education

Stirring Stories on Private, Higher and Local Education

Kathmandu - This week the media continued to cover the news about the policies presented in the parliament with priority to higher education institutions. News about Higher Education Fair organized by Higher Institutions and Secondary School's Association Nepal (HISSAN) and Kantipur Publications...

Higher the Education, Higher the Mess

Higher the Education, Higher the Mess

Kathmandu - This week the media continued on coverage of news about the policies presented in the government’spolicy proposal with priority to higher education institutes. Among different forms of irregularities corruption by TU Service Commission(TUSC) in the appointment process for staff was...

Corruption in education and inclusion in school education

Corruption in education and inclusion in school education

Kathmandu- This week the media consisted of news about the policies presented in the government’s plan and multiple news about different forms of corruption in higher education institutes including case of land grab, and appointment of relatives of officials in open competition by TU service c...

Government’s commitment for Quality Future of Public Schools

Government’s commitment for Quality Future of Public Schools

Kathmandu - The media reports this week were about education policies including about exams and assessment, government’s commitment for quality of public schools, new courses in Open University, local government’s efforts in school education and different responses from private schools a...

The Role of ICT in Enhancing English Language Teaching and Learning

The Role of ICT in Enhancing English Language Teaching and Learning

Abstract: Language is the mirror of human life which delineates the life of human. Language speaks man’s personality. It is the cosmic medium like imparting the common information of society. English and ICT have become essential tools for a number of non-datum and emotions of everyday life...

Role of Parents, Community and Schools to ensure Quality Education

Role of Parents, Community and Schools to ensure Quality Education

Abstract: Quality education is the demand of 21st century.There is different aspects related to get the quality education. Quality means such specialties which can fulfill the demands of time and situation. Such as if a person who is getting trouble to adjust in the new society and he fails to so...

SEE, Corruption and Teachers’ Issues Make News of the Week

SEE, Corruption and Teachers’ Issues Make News of the Week

Kathmandu- This week the media engaged around Secondary Education Examination (SEE) that started this week. The media also continued to publish follow-up and updates on corruption and irregularityrelated stories in medical education. Education policy news about a proposed bill for free higher educat...

Corruption in medical education, Innovations by Local Levels

Corruption in medical education, Innovations by Local Levels

Kathmandu - This week reports of corruption and irregularities in Medical Education sector continuedto be the most followed stories.  Innovative approaches by provinces and local governments continued to be reported as well. Issues of  theshortage of infrastructure, reconstruction and dona...

Effective ways to motivate learners

Effective ways to motivate learners

One of the toughest tasks a teacher can have on their plate is to motivate their students the right way—that is, motivating them from the inside rather than from the outside. Motivation is the word derived from the word ’motive’ which means needs, desires, wants or drives within th...

Agreement with Teachers, Innovative Local Efforts

Agreement with Teachers, Innovative Local Efforts

This week the most followed stories were the protest by Relief quota teachers and Early Child Development Teachers to ensure safe and easy transmission to permanent position among other demands, that was followed by an agreement with the ministry which there were many voices raised against such trea...

Contests around Education

Contests around Education

This week three struggles around education dominated the scene: medical students' protest for unfair fees. relief teachers staging rally to demand for their permanent status and the difference of interpretations of the constitution by the federal government and local levels. Kathmandu Municipali...

Stranded Students, Girls’ Education and Agreement with Teachers

Stranded Students, Girls’ Education and Agreement with Teachers

This week there was highest coverage of the ‘Educate Girl, Save Girl’ campaign launched in Province 2. The coverage emphasized the role of education and school to bring socio-political changes in the society. The issue got multiple coverage with space on the front page and editorial as w...

Decline on Coverage Continues

Decline on Coverage Continues

The trend of decline on coverage in matters related to educationin compare to the weeks when Dr KC was agitating continuedfor another week in the media.Innovations by students, school management and local governments were covered in the news. Assessment of schools through mobile after installation o...