An interactive teacher training session.
PHASE Nepal Education Team recently completed the refresher training for the 51 teachers from Kashigau and Keraunja of Gorkha. The teachers recalled on their previously learned skills and demonstrated with their colleagues. In addition, new ideas were also discussed and shared by the teachers in their model class sessions.
It's been four years since the project is working to support these teachers from 8 earthquake affected schools of Kashigaun and Keraunja, two remote villages of north Gorkha. In addition to capacity building, additional supports such as upgrading early childhood classes, installing science and computer labs, building toilets, setting up school gardens and providing the needful learning materials.
Progress in educational quality was seen over the years with high school in Keruanja ranking among top 5 in the whole district of Gorkha.
As an embedded programme more than 300 adolescent girls of the schools are mobilized in an empowerment programme. In which they were involved in them in leadership training, confidence buildings, awareness in menstrual and reproductive health, motivating them in school completion and having a career.
" We are grateful for your support in our school. We have come a long way since the earthquake and the school is running in fledged form. Thank you for supporting us after the disaster."
- School Principal, Manjushree Secondary School, Kashigaun
A session during the teacher training
A vibrant classroom in Remote Gorkha