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  • CTEVT hikes tuition fees for nursing students

    The Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) is sticking it to nursing students.  The Council upped the cost of its three year Proficiency Certificate Level Nursing course by 20%.  Students enrolling for this program will fork now out Rs. 479,000, an increase of Rs. ...
  • Expectant fathers experience prenatal hormone changes

    Okay! This maybe bittersweet news for expectant fathers. An University of Michigan study finds that: "Impending fatherhood can lower two hormones -- testosterone and estradiol -- for men, even before their babies are born, a new study found. This is the first study to show that the decline may be...
  • Nepalis affected by British action against dodgy colleges

    The British government has revoked the Tier 4 sponsor licenses of 64 colleges.  A Nepali online news portal Setopati is reporting that many Nepali students attend these institutions and they face an uncertain future as a result of the UK government's action. "बेलायत सरकारले अन्तर्राष्ट्रिय बिद...
  • Sal Khan’s free online school enters the real world

    This is a news published in Irish Times about how Salman Khan is revolutionising education. The motto of the Khan Academy, the online school he founded pretty much by accident, is: “A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.” The education which he founded is for 21st century....
  • Digital education

    The world of education is going digital, and school principals, like Eric Schneiger are leading the charge.    Eric Sheninher is the Principal at New Milford High School located in Bergen County, NJ. and author of Digital Leadership Chaging Paradigms for Changing Times.  His bookfoc...
  • Learning in Social Media Spaces

    Mimi Ito is an expert in young people's use of digital media. In this video interview for the Big Thinker series, Ms. Ito shares her research on informal learning in online communities.  These online communities are the "go to" destinations for students to build technology skills, learn media l...
  • GRE, SAT...

    All the students in Nepal wants to go abroad to study. Some wants to go to Australia, some USA, some Canada... There are many good private institutes where you can study english language which will prepare you for IELTS, TOEFL, GRE... It is a new world, you can get all the resources in the internet...
  • Nepali students abroad: share your experience

    Attention Nepali students attending colleges abroad.  Please help! You are the best guide for a Nepali students seeking to study abroad.  You know the ropes.  How did you nurture your dream? What steps did you take to understand the possibilities? How did you apply, and where?  ...
  • Test Prep Help

    Standarized tests are a breed apart.  The TOEFL, the Scholastic Aptitude Test, the Graduate Record Exam, the Graduate Management Aptitude Test and others of their ilk test for proficiency.  Do you understand English? Can you communicate in the language? Do you have what it takes to attend...
  • Deep Springs College

    Deep Springs College and myLLPS are inextricably linked.  The college provides free education to its students and instillls in them a love for learning and a committment to public service.  myLLPS is one alumni's interpretation of that maginificent instituton's ideals. Learn more about th...
  • Learnable Accounting Tutorials

    Susan Crosson's tutorials are a joy!  She makes accounting "learnable". Prof. Crosson recorded a comprehensive set of video tutorials for financial and managerial accounting.  Individual videos cover single topics.  In about five minutes, Prof Crosson delivers the essence of the mate...
  • Sugata Mitra: Inspiration for myLLPS

    Sugata Mitra inspired the creation of myLLPS.  Sri Mitra is an educational scientist.  He sought to understand how children learn.  In a now famous experiment, he installed an interent-connected computer in a hole in a wall in a poor neighborhood in Delhi.  He left no instructio...
  • Future of Education

    The Khan Academy is a phenomenon in the world of education.  The Academy offers video tutorials on primarily maths and science topics.  The Academy's founder, Salman Khan, is a genius in explaining concepts, from basics to advanced. Salman Khan is making learning possible to students anyw...