Shree Adarsha Secondary School: the testimonials’ videos

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Dear readers As we promised, here are the videos that feature the testimonials of a teacher, a student, and the director from Shree Adarsha Secondary school. To know more about the project, visit this page and to find the article with photos of this training, click here. We would like to once again warmly thank our donors, without whom we could not organize the three-day training and fund an overhead projector. Testimonials from the teacher and the student Testimonial of the school's principal
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ADARSHA SCHOOL – LEARDERSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM

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About the training's programme We are glad to present you the 3rd leadership programme which took place at the Shree Adarsha Secondary School in Tarsapu, located in the Dhadhing district, from 11th to 13 th of August, 2017. This training benefited all the members of the school committee, the teachers, the principal and students, for a total of 23 people. The project coordinator of the Association Ek Pahila, Madhab Shrestha was also present for the organization and coordination of this programme. The training allowed all the participants to understand the different teaching techniques and the implementation of a strategy for...
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Saraswati School – Leardership Training Program

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Following the successful training program held last January at the Dhola School, we decided to set up once again a new training for the Saraswati School, which Association Ek Pahila had supported in 2014. This training program took place from 10 to 12 April 2017 with the participation of 22 members (teachers, director and members of the school management committee). This three-day training aims to identify the weaknesses and strengths of the school in order to develop a strategy for the medium and long term. We would like to thank our donors and our partner the Rato Bangala Foundation who...
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Pilot Training Program at Dhola School

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Association Ek Pahila has launched a training program for the first time. This was a first attempt, a pilot project that was conducted at Shree Kalika School in Dhola. This three-day training program targeted teachers, school committee members and the principal. This training called "Leadership program" aims at developing a medium and long-term strategy for the school. We would like to thank our partner the Rato Bangala Foundation who led the training with the two coordinators. We invite you to find the report online here
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School visit at Shree Kalika, Dhola

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It is 7 am and we are ready for the departure, ready to go deliver all the toys, educational games, posters and equipment of the science-physics lab! We then take the road from the highway in the direction of Pokhara; Then we take the road to Dhola passing the bridge of Kumpur. A few hours' drive is still waiting for us. We arrive at destination, it is noon. Yes, we visited the school on a Saturday but it was open; the school was indeed celebrating its 47th anniversary with all the students, their parents, teachers and the school committee. Inauguration...
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Updated news on the bridge construction

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Since June 2016, we have launched a fundraising campaign to be able to build a bridge between the two villages of Pida and Kumpur, representing a community of more than 30,000 habitants. We had visited the site and met the residents who have to use it on daily basis to commute. We decided to present this project to you in a video allowing you to better understand the reality of the daily life of these habitants. The testimonies are poignant and each way passing with the cable is a fright for each one of them. Eager to start the project,...
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Shree Kalika school visit, Dhola

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Today we have visited the Shree Kalika School, located in the village of Dhola. This school was severely affected by the earthquake of April 2015 and had lost two buildings and many of its teaching materials and books. Since then, the school has received funding for the reconstruction of the two buildings, from a Japanese NGO. Now, our objective will be to re-equip these classrooms, especially for the kindergarten classroom and for the establishment of a physics-chemistry classroom. In addition, Association Ek Pahila also wants to bring new books to the library that were lost following the earthquake. Here are some...
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Supply of the first 500 graines of coffee to kickstart the coffee culture program !

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Ek Pahila Foundation collaborated with Saraswati School from June 2014 to July 2015. Due to the earthquake of April 2015, The Foundation chose to pause the coffee culture program; since the emergency was to construct temporary shelters for the local families of the Saraswati School. Following the level of funds raised, Ek Pahila financed the procurement of the first 500 graines of coffee, which were planted by the students, their parents, and the teachers. This program will generate an income for the school; by selling the coffee to neighboring cooperatives. Hence, the school can use the revenue independently for future renovations.  A...
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New pedagogical material contributed to the library

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The library was lacking a considerable amount of books, educational material (covering different subjects taught in class), and English Language books of all levels. Therefore, The Foundation funded the purchase of new books of various subjects, as well as dictionaries and a video projector; which will allow teachers to use it for slideshow presentations and movies.
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The kindergarten children are welcomed back by a newly renovated classroom

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The second part of the Shree Mahakali School project, relative to the renovation of the kindergarten classroom, has been completed in the beginning of June 2016. Check out the BEFORE and AFTER  photos of the renovation below. Before the renovation After the renovation The children can finally learn and study under good conditions, thanks to the newly laid carpet on the floor. In addition, the walls were painted and new books, furniture, and games have been offered to allow the children to play while learning ! Thank you again for all your support !
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