After wonderful three learning days with our first cohort of Doing Democracy, early this month we organized second cohort and like last time we had a blast. Yet again, 29 of us came together for a journey filled with civic knowledge,skills and action from 3-5 May 2013.
Calling Secondary and High School Students to join second cohort of 3 day residential camp called “Doing Democracy” If you are in between the age group of 15 to 19 years , this camp is for you !
Our second week started with reading the blog written by Samjhana who volunteered last week to write the first piece of HEMS journal. She wrote about children’s day with such a nice art. It was interesting to learn that kids love celebration of days and they value it so much.
With little hangover of Dashain and excitement of Tihar, we started our first round of Civic Schools at HEMS School in Kathmandu. The purpose of this session was to introduce students to Civic Schools. The goal of Civic Schools is to improve the school community by expanding opportunities for civic engagement and learning by all […]
Out of 100 students admitted in grade one, 33 will dropout till they reach grade five and 65 will do so till they reach grade ten. Out of 500,00,000 students appeared in School Leaving Certificate (SLC), 53% fails in regular examination. Every year 62% or 500,00,000 students fail in High School. 90% SLC appearing students […]