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Samphel Tamang, teacher of Shree Nurbuling Manichaur Secondary School shared his recent learning experience in India. NEIO: You have recently taken a course in India, could you please share with us? SAM: With the generous sponsorship of Ms. Paula Nightingale, I was able to attend the International AMI (Assistant Montessori Internationale) Primary Assistant Certification class in India....

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Thanksgiving is a traditional annual event in the United States starting from 1621. It is a day for people to give thanks to the good things they have and join together to build something bigger than themselves. A few weeks before this important day, Expedia Inc HK offered to arrange a fundraising lunch for us at...

The pictures below show the current living conditions and temporary shelters at the Nurbuling village. Villagers are using materials from the collapsed houses to build their temporary homes. These pictures were taken on May 5, 2015 by Chiring. Monsoon season has arrived. We are uncertain how the monsoon will affect their food storage, shelters, health, and...

Our food supplies arrived to Nurbuling school on May 26, 2015. Chiring Lama, our local champion, was able to safely deliver $1000 worth of food relief, including rice, beans, lentils, oil, salt, and sugar. Classes successfully started on June 1. These photos were sent with the functioning wifi signal at school! The recovery process is...

Sharing pictures that were taken in Nurbuling and Shyugenche village on 5/10/15. Chiring Lama (our local champion) and Sameer Bajracharya (engineer) went to Nurbuling and assessed the Nurbuling school and got back some pictures for us. The description of the pictures are in the order they appear. 1. Shyugenche village, close to Nurbuling School. The...

We have not heard directly from Nakote school. Community members in the vicinity have said that all the roadways are blocked, and there have been conflicting reports on the extent of damage to the school buildings. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Nakote community. We would like to thank our engineer, Arna Raj Silwal, who...

Thankfully, the students are uninjured. The school buildings have been completely destroyed. The focus now is on providing sufficient food, clothing, and shelter. Tashi, our close friend and school director, is doing much of the food coordinating, and is currently directing the efforts to provide 30 kg of rice to every villager in surrounding villages. Tashi...

Our contact, Shrestha, at the Singhadevi school has informed that the school building was damaged during the earthquake, his house as well as 151 other houses in the community have collapsed, and that food is in shortage. We were told that no relief items have been distributed to the village except for a small tarp...