The QEdLab team visited Shree Bhanodaya Primary School, Lubhu, Lalitpur and met the Collaborative School Network (CSN) team comprising Mr. Pete Pattisson, Mr. Sagendra Shrestha Ms. Eva Manandhar and the school family to discuss the possibilities of further collaborative support in terms of quality in education to be implemented at Shree Bhawani Vidhyapeeth High School, Phalebas, Parbat.
The team also met Mr. Bikash Deshar, the edupreneur of Sansar Maya for their special focus on “After School” program specially designed for the development of ECA skills in growing school children.
Date: November 1, 2017, Lubhu, Lalitpur
Mr. Bhola Nath Sharma, representing QEdLab team met the team of Mr. Rajaram Regmi at RR Consult along with Er. Upakar Chaudhary and discussed in preparing technical layout design of a master plan of developing BVSS into a center of excellence. The RR Consult delivered the completed work of layout design to Mr. Sharma.
Date: November 2, 2017, R R Consult, Dhapasi Chowk, Kathmandu
The TAE of QEdLab comprising Bhola Natha Sharma, Raju Sharma, Navin Pokharel, along with the TFN fellow- Mr. Prashneel Nepal and Ms. Eva Manandhar went through significant discussion for hiring the TFN fellows as lead Teacher for BVSS for extensive teacher training program on a contract basis. A decision was made for taking Prashneel Nepal and Eva Manandhar for a preliminary observation trip to the school site.
Date: November 3, 2017, Reaction Nepal
The QEdLab team comprising Bhola Nath Sharma, Raju Sharma, Suhrid Chapagain and Ramesh Shrestha gathered at Mr. Sharma residence for office work and compiled the chronicle of QEdLab activities till October 2017. The team also discussed on potential ways of fundraising for the recruitment of prospective lead teachers at BVSS for the next academic calendar.
Date: November 4, 2017, Dhanwantari Marg, Bishalnagar
Mr. Bhola Nath Sharma representing QEdLab of BVSS along with Mr. Keshav Prasad Paudel met Mr. Madhu Regmi, Secretary of MoE and acknowledged him with the objectives and initiatives of upgradation of quality in education being piloted at BVSS. The master plan of the entire project was also discussed and presented.
Date: November 5, Ministry of Education (MoE), Singha Durbar, Kathmandu
The QEdLab team comprising Bhola Nath Sharma, Raju Sharma, and Ramesh Shrestha visited a child care center operated by GoN for general observation of the child care center. Nearly, 80 children below 6 years old were attending the child care center regularly whose parents were working for the Government of Nepal in different positions. The QEdLab team was requested to make a feasibility survey of conducting a Montessori based ECD center from the next academic calendar.
Date: November 7, Child Care Center at Singha Durbar premises, Kathmandu