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Teachers’ fraternity submits memorandum (ht 15/05/2020)

Private school teachers deprived of salary in Jhapa (ht 10/05/2020)

Improving public schools: Motivate the teachers, by Somy Paudyal (ht 03/03/2020)

'Teacher shortage problem at community schools will be addressed by mid-April' (rep 23/02/2020)

Government opts for volunteers to meet teacher shortfall in Science, Mathematics and English: Selection will begin after local governments provide a list of vacant positions, by Binod Ghimire (kp 22/02/2020)

Pay pursuant to labour act sought for staff at education institutions (ht 02/01/2020)

Kathmandu’s allocation of teacher quotas enrages local governments: Many schools in rural areas have a lower teacher-student ratio while urban schools have a higher number of teachers per student, by Binod Ghimire (kp 22/12/2019)

Stop arbitrary Appointment of Teachers: CIAA (ht 16/12/2019)

Sharpening Teachers For Better Outcome (I), by Prem Khatry (rn 04/12/2019), Sharpening Teachers For Better Outcome (II), by Prem Khatry (rn 11/12/2019)

Teachers’ salaries withheld due to internal dispute (ht 21/11/2019)

Youtube becoming a learning platform for school teachers, by Dinesh Subedi (kp 18/11/2019)

Education Ministry issues circular, asking local governments to stop teacher hiring: Local governments say the move infringes upon their constitutional mandate, by Binod Ghimire (kp 13/11/2019) [Another grave violation of the constitution by the anti-federal Oli government!]

Education policy to empower provinces to appoint teachers (rep 09/11/2019)

Acquiring pedagogical skills: Need for a teaching TVET, by Dronashish Neupane (ht 06/11/2019)

Nepal's teachers need to be educated better: To improve the quality of education, the first thing that needs to be done is producing better teachers, by Bishnu Kumar Khadka (kp 05/11/2019)

Government revises examination system for appointing teachers (ht 19/10/2019)

CIAA bars local governments from appointing teachers on their own: All local governments informed about the views of anti-graft body, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 17/10/2019) [One of so many problems by the failed implementation of the federal state!], Local governments ignore anti-graft body’s directive to stop teacher hiring: Vacancies were announced based on the statutory authority the local level enjoys, they say, by Binod Ghimire (kp 23/10/2019)

Teacher thrashes student (ht 16/10/2019)

Petition filed in Supreme Court against examination for teaching licence (ht 25/09/2019)

Without funds to hire teachers, Myagdi fundraises through musical performances: As the government sets hiring quotas based on the number of students, many community schools in districts like Myagdi are woefully understaffed, by Ghanashyam Khadka (kp 14/09/2019)

Teachers vying for permanent posts now need to take qualifying exams: The new provision will ensure a more competitive teaching force, officials say, by Binod Ghimire (kp 24/08/2019)

Public school teachers launch protests demanding the federal government should manage them: Local government in response says the centre cannot take the move, citing it unconstitutional, by Binod Ghimire (kp 15/08/2019)

Private teachers of govt schools stage protest, by DB Budha (rep 02/07/2019)

School in Achham closed for a week as teachers go on tour, by Menuka Dhungana (kp 04/06/2019)

Teacher fired for not admitting her son to community school, by Shumsher Bikram GC (rep 28/05/2019)

Teachers’ yet to get salary on monthly basis (ht 26/05/2019)

‘Teachers’ appointment only through TSC’ (ht 09/05/2019) [??]

Federal and local governments row over appointment of teachers, by Binod Ghimire (kp 20/04/2019)

Think beyond training: Continuing professional development method is slowly being recognised in Nepal as a key motivator for teachers to develop their skills and knowledge, by Bhogendra Lamichhane (rep 17/04/2019)

Teaching the teachers: Improvement in education not possible without enriching teachers’ skills, by Khagaraj Baral (kp 31/03/2019), Enhancing teachers’ competence: Major component of teaching learning practice is the teacher. Thus if we want to see improvement in teaching learning practice, we should be supporting the teachers, by Khagaraj Baral (rep 09/04/2019)

Government to create permanent positions for relief quota teachers: Experts warn the move will bar fresh candidates from entering the teaching profession, by Binod Ghimire (kp 08/03/2019)

Classes hit hard due to irresponsible teachers (ht 26/02/2019)

New law envisions teaching council to test teachers’ qualification and issue licence, by Binod Ghimire (kp 17/02/2019)

Education Ministry needs Rs 5b to fund teacher redundancy programme: Severance pay ranges from Rs 100,000 to Rs 1 million, by Binod Ghimire (kp 14/02/2019)

Enrolment number drops; teachers left without work, by Binod Bhandari (kp 07/02/2019)

Improving teacher’s delivery through need based trainings (kp 17/01/2019)

Two Boats For Public-school Teachers, by Prem Khatry (rn 01/01/2019)

Part-time teachers obstruct candidacy filing process at TUTA convention (rep 28/12/2018)

Teachers' protest affects education at govt schools in Valley (rep 01/12/2018)

High temporary teacher failure rate to burden state coffers: The promised golden handshake could cost Rs7 billion, early trend shows, by Binod Ghimire (kp 30/11/2018)

Rolpa community schools struggling to pay private teacher salaries, by Dinesh Subedi (rep 28/11/2018)

A lesson in teaching: The Teachers Service Commission should continually supervise and monitor teachers, by Somy Paudyal (kp 25/11/2018)

Jumla schools without teachers even after holidays are over, by DB Budha (rep 13/11/2018)

Vigilance exposes teachers’ avarice: Out of 7,920 permanent teachers of the Tribhuvan University, 1,410 moonlight in other colleges; Teachers conduct just  three to four hours of classes in a week instead of at least 12-15 hours  of classes (kp 02/11/2018)

Thama Maya Pun of Myagdi receives best teacher award (kp 06/09/2018)

Crackdown on fake teachers stepped up (ht 25/08/2018)

Temporary teachers’ examination on July 13, 14 (ht 22/06/2018)

Biometric attendance forces teachers to reach school on time, by Tanka Chhetri (rep 20/06/2018)

Quality education: Improve teachers’ efficiency, by Rupendra Joshi (ht 07/06/2018)

TSC preparing to conduct exam for permanent post of teachers (ht 26/05/2018)

Permanent teacher job test deferred yet again: New contest for reserved and open quotas due later, by Binod Ghimire (kp 31/03/2018)

TSC to conduct exam as scheduled (kp 27/03/2018)

Training for teachers: Enhancing teaching quality, by Santosh Gautam (ht 19/03/2018)

Teachers being appointed arbitrarily (ht 15/03/2018)

Teaching licence holders stage protest against ninth amendment (ht 13/03/2018), Temporary teachers to go on strike (ht 13/03/2018)

Order to recall teachers on deputation: Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development gives Ministry of Education 15 days to recall and place staff in original posts (kp 03/03/2018), Ensure teachers return to schools in 15 days, education ministry told (ht 04/03/2018)

Additional 7,500 temporary teachers to take TSC examination, by Rupesh Acharya (ht 19/02/2018)

Temporary teachers test on April 6 (kp 18/02/2018)

Rural municipality gives seven-day ultimatum to proxy teachers, by Khamma Khatri (rep 15/02/2018)

Village where teachers are produced, by Ganesh BK (rep 01/02/2018)

Local govt, teacher body at loggerheads (ht 23/01/2018

30,000 posts of permanent teachers vacant for years (rep 11/01/2018)

1,420 posts of contractual teachers created (ht 25/11/2017)

TSC pauses teacher recruitment process (kp 21/11/2017), Basic lesson: Govt, Teachers Service Commission should do more to promote teaching as a viable career (kp 22/11/2017)

Temporary teachers threaten protest (ht 27/09/2017)

MoE to survey temporary teachers’ choice: 75pc permanent posts to be reserved for temporary teachers hired from Aug 6, 2004 to July 29, 2016 (kp 22/09/2017)

Temporary teachers resume strike (kp 03/08/2017)

Irregularities in temporary teachers’ selection in Jajarkot (ht 20/07/2017)

Govt to amend Edu Act to suit temporary teachers’ demand (kp 27/06/2017)

4-point deal with temp teachers (kp 24/06/2017)

Is it ethical for teachers to take to politics? Some 1,000 teachers quit their jobs to contest local polls, by Bishnu Prasad Aryal (rep 21/06/2017)

What’s the problem? It is essential to find out why teachers are quitting in droves to join other professions, by Niranjan Khatiwada (kp 02/06/2017)

Schools shut for months in Bajura with teachers absent (ht 02/06/2017)

Breaching law, teachers actively campaigning for polls, by Janak KC (rep 29/04/2017)

12 teachers in Khotang resign to contest local elections (rep 27/04/2017)

Teachers quit job to contest polls: Since teachers are taken as respectable personalities in villages and they are in touch with the locals, parties favour them for their poll candidates, by Binod Ghimire (kp 19/04/2017)

Teachers in politics hampering students’ performance (ht 14/04/2017) [The behaviour of political parties is hampering it far more!]

Teachers quit their jobs to contest local polls, by Pabitra Kumar Shahi and Dhruba Dangal (rep 11/04/2017)

Teachers asked not to take part in poll rallies, by Krishna Oli (rep 06/04/2017)

16k permanent postings solely for temp teachers: Teachers Service Commission invites temporary teachers recruited between January 4, 1993 and August 5, 2004 to compete among their peers for permanent posts (kp 02/04/2017)

Schools reopen but teachers yet to return from vacation (rep 03/03/2017)

Changing Roles Of Teachers, by Kushal Pokharel (kp 18/02/2017)

Temporary teachers on hunger strike again: Around 25,000 temporary teachers have been staging hunger strikes repeatedly, demanding a permanent status to those who have completed the required process (kp 02/02/2017)

Beyond the classroom: Many of our teachers stiill don't seem to realize how much they can truly impact their studnets' future, by Priyanka Gurung (rep 20/01/2017)

Politicisation of School Teachers, by Kushal Pokharel (rn 14/01/2017)

Reasonable offer: The practice of recruiting staff, in schools or elsewhere, on contract basis, for a long period is a contradiction in terms and should be made illegal (ht 21/12/2016)

Temp teachers knocking doors of top leaders, by Rupesh Acharya (ht 20/12/2016)

DoE seeks details of temporary teachers (ht 19/11/2016)

Manipal teachers strike to press their demands: Students say classes have not taken place since August 23, by Lal Prasad Sharma (kp 08/11/2016), Teachers’ agitation hits students hard (ht 08/11/2016)

TSC preparing to announce teachers’ examination results (ht 04/11/2016)

Agitating temporary teachers postpone protests (ht 28/10/2016)

MoED invites striking teachers for talks (ht 27/10/2016)

Temporary teachers on hunger strike: Teachers demand an internal competition for permanent status and provide medical treatment facility to those failing to gain permanent status (kp 23/10/2016), Teacher management: Temporary teachers should either prove their calibre or take the severance package (kp 24/10/2016)

Higher secondary school teachers’ convention begins (ht 20/10/2016)

Temporary teachers continue protests (ht 19/10/2016)

Details of teachers working past retirement age being collected (ht 18/10/2016)

Temporary teachers threaten to shut community schools (ht 17/19/2016)

Nearly 1k displaced teachers to rejoin jobs (kp 14/10/2016)

Temporary teachers threaten to shut schools (ht 03/10/2016)

DoE collecting details of temporary teachers (ht 28/09/2016)

Education act: Teachers calls for further amendment (kp 30/08/2016)

Lack of regulations affects teachers’ transfer (kp 24/08/2016)

Education ministry set to announce vacancy for 28,000 permanent teachers, by Kokila KC (kp 24/08/2016)

UANTO demands retirement perks for temporary teachers (ht 22/08/2016), Golden handshake set to start next session, by Binod Ghimire (kp 24/08/2016)

A teacher for the times: Those who left their families and came here to teach a generation of Nepali children deserve a salute, by Pramod Mishra (kp 21/07/2016)

Teaching-learning process: A different approach, by Ram Prasad Marasini (ht 24/06/2016)

Hello goodbye: Old teachers will get a warm send-off and a new batch will move in under the golden handshake, by Umesh Raj Regmi (kp 10/06/2016)

More than 40,000 apply for 611 posts (ht 07/06/2016)

Temporary teachers feel neglected (ht 07/06/2016)

School teachers more likely to develop back pain (ht 19/05/2016)

Temporary teachers seek permanent status (ht 11/05/2016)

Teachers’ unions announce merger (ht 02/05/2016)

End discrimination against relief teachers: Lawmakers (ht 28/04/2016)

College teacher’s unscrupulous act: Last week’s arrest spurs broader investigation, by Manish Gautam (kp 19/04/2016)

ID cards for retired teachers, by Kokila KC(ht 12/04/2016)

Fourth school teachers’ union convention to kick off in April-end (ht 22/03/2016)

TSC announces vacancies for teachers (ht 14/03/2016)

Teachers holding two permanent postings against law, by Jagat Khadka (rep 09/03/2016)

CIAA seeks action against 398 teachers, by Mahesh Kumar Chamling (rep 27/02/2016)

DoE seeks details of vacant posts for teachers (ht 20/02/2016)

TSC to announce vacancy for permanent teachers (ht 16/02/2016)

Teachers Service Commission demands a separate act (ht 13/01/2016)

DEO fails to manage school teachers on lien (ht 01/01/2016)

Over 11,000 teachers yet to submit property details (kp 31/12/2015)

TSC to issue subject-wise licences to teachers, by Kokila KC (ht 19/12/2015)

Action sought against teachers involved in stir (ht 03/11/2015)

Retired teacher seeks justice, by Kokila KC (ht 11/10/2015)

Quality teachers most important factor in children’s learning (ht 06/10/2015)

Education ministry calls agitating teachers for talks (ht 04/09/2015), Teachers put forth demands to government (kp 06/09/2015)

Non-teaching school staffers stage protest Demand service law to ensure them post-retirement benefits (ht 01/09/2015), SC show cause notice to govt over ‘Service Law’ (ht 02/09/2015)

HSEB to pull back quota teachers (ht 23/08/2015)

Teachers seek resignation of education minister (ht 15/08/2015)

Staff to get same pay as temporary teachers (ht 10/08/2015)

Teachers’ crunch hits schools (ht 09/08/2015)

Bajura teachers deprived of salary due to budget crunch (ht 01/08/2015)

Teachers on warpath (ht 15/07/2015)

Golden handshake for temporary teachers (ht 14/07/2015)

Teachers working as political cadres to face action (ht 12/07/2015)

Temporary teachers demand facilities (ht 10/07/2015)

Teachers give five-day ultimatum to government (ht 29/06/2015)

MoF asks for detailed report on temp teachers (kp 23/04/2015)

Lawmakers to press for 50 pc lady teachers (rep 17/04/2015)

Writ against govt decision on teaching jobs: The writ has claimed that the govt decision is njustice for thousands who have studied education and acquired licence (kp 12/04/2015)

Head teacher paying colleague from her own pocket (ht 12/04/2015)

TSC to announce vacancies for permanent teachers (ht 06/04/2015), TSC announces 3,186 teacher vacancies (kp 08/04/2015)

TSC to hire over 3,000 teachers (kp 04/04/2015)

2,000 permanent posts for higher secondary teachers (ht 06/03/2015)

Classes halted over teachers’ salary row (ht 01/03/2015)

DEO negligence deprives teachers of salary (ht 23/02/2015)

CIAA probe: DoE seeks details on teachers who resigned (kp 22/02/2015)

Edu secy urges ministers not to make teachers party cadres (kp 21/02/2015)

A teacher's journey‚ her stories (ht 15/02/2015)

Teachers from public schools huddle under one umbrella, by Binod Ghimire (kp 11/02/2015)

Community school teachers not paid for three months, by Kokila KC (ht 11/02/2015)

Vacancy announcement for permanent teachers delayed (ht 10/02/2015)

Community School Teachers’ Union Ad Hoc Committee formed (ht 09/02/2015)

200 teachers resign after CIAA probe, by J. Pandey (kp 31/01/2015)

Govt plans teacher training for English medium classes (kp 30/01/2015)

Madhesi teachers’ union padlocks HSEB office (kp 04/01/2015)

Call for making teachers' role effective: Their dedicated engagement with students a must: Experts (ht 01/01/2015)

Teachers resign after CIAA probe (ht 01/01/2015)

Teachers resign as DEO probes credentials (ht 30/12/2014)

Temp teachers want 50pc posts reserved (kp 26/12/2014)

18 teachers’ associations to form single umbrella body (kp 22/12/2014)

Teachers’ stir leaves schools shut, by Laxmi Sah (kp 22/12/2014)

Permanent teachers to assume job (kp 18/12/2014)

Govt school teachers more active in politics, by Janak KC (rep 18/12/2014)

Govt fails to rein in errant teachers, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 18/12/2014)

2 dozen teachers resign en masse (rep 18/12/2014)

Temp teachers demand 50pc reservation in new vacancies (kp 13/12/2014)

School hires unnecessary teachers under political pressure, by Mahesh Kumar Das (rep 10/12/2014)

Teacher crunch in Ramechhap (ht 06/12/2014)

Teachers resign as CIAA starts investigation, by Binod Bhandari (kp 01/12/2014)

Conflict-hit teachers to be reinstated (kp 27/11/2014), Govt to reinstate school teachers displaced during insurgency (ht 27/11/2014), Teachers coerced into becoming combatant await reinstatement, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 27/11/2014)

Rolpa leads the way in teacher recruitment, by Hira Bahadur Gharti Magar (rep 27/11/2014)

Temporary teacher issue: Govt floats 2 options to resolve festering problem (kp 25/11/2014)

Appoint newly-selected teachers in a week: DEO (kp 20/11/2014)

9,487 teachers yet to furnish property details (ht 18/11/2014)

11 teachers of a school expelled on DEO’s directive (ht 13/11/2014)

Teachers on Dashain leave yet to return, by Krishna Oli (rep 12/11/2014)

Govt to liberalise teacher recruitment, by Binod Ghimire (kp 10/11/2014), MoE to waive license to overcome teacher shortage, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 10/11/2014)

Temporary teachers shut down 750 public schools in Valley: Demand permanent status as golden handshake (rep 08/11/2014)

25 teachers quit after CIAA seeks their certificates, by Tek Narayan Bhattarai (rep 06/11/2014)

More than pastime: Teacher training is taken for recreation and as excuse for remaining absent in the classroom, by Ashok Raj Khati (rep 03/11/2014)

Temporary teachers warn of launching stern protests (ht 29/10/2014)

TSC to announce vacancy for teachers (ht 23/10/2014)

TTCSC relay hunger strike on (ht 23/10/2014)

Investing in teachers: To facilitate the learning needs of students teachers require support in terms of skills and knowledge, by Praveen Kumar Yadav (rep 18/10/2014)

Temp teachers want equal pay (kp 24/09/2014), Temp teachers, ministry reach deal for equal pay (kp 25/09/2014), Govt to provide hiked salaries to temporary, relief teachers (ht 25/09/2014)

Banging head against wall: Goct unmoved by months-long struggle of elderly and teachers for justice (rep 21/09/2014)

Temporary for life, by Binod Ghimire (kp 30/08/2014)

Fallen prey to the system: Hundreds of newly selected permanent teachers yet to receive appointment letter, by Kalendra Sejuwal (rep 14/08/2014)

Teachers’ involvement in crime ‘on rise’, by Mohan Shahi (kp 10/08/2014), Incidents of crime involving school teachers on the rise: As many as six in this far-west region have been facing different charges (ht 10/08/2014)

Teachers’ commission to announce vacancy soon (ht 09/08/2014)

Teachers accuse MoE of being biased against them (ht 07/08/2014)

Lalitpur DEO sends fresh teachers’ batch to schools (ht 01/08/2014)

Protest may disrupt dispatch of 12,743 new schoolteachers (rep 20/07/2014), Agitating teachers to protest at DoE (ht 21/07/2014)

Appointments only from roster: TSC (kp 18/07/2014), NERF padlocks district education offices (kp 18/07/2014)

Teachers ‘involved’ in politics, by Binod Bhandari (kp 11/07/2014)

TSC set to announce vacancies for more permanent teachers (ht 08/07/2014), TSC to appoint contract teachers from the waiting list of candidates, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 09/07/2014)

Fresh lot of teachers in govt schools from new fiscal, by Kokila KC (ht 22/06/2014)

HISTAN warns of shutting +2 colleges: Says forced to take harsh step after govt turned a deaf ear (ht 13/06/2014)

DoE directs action against work-shy teachers (ht 02/06/2014)

Teachers padlock HSEB exam dept (kp 31/05/2014)

Menstruating teachers not allowed in Bajhang schools, by Jagat Khadka (rep 31/05/2014)

Temporary teachers appointed after 2007 call off protest (rep 24/05/2014)

Institutional school teachers on war path (ht 19/05/2014)

Clarification sought from 36 teachers for misconduct (rep 10/05/2014)

Temporary teachers shut schools (ht 07/05/2014)

Teachers still not in for new session, classes affected (ht 02/05/2014)

Temporary teachers likely to be displaced (nn 21/04/2014), New postings near, temp teachers may be displaced (kp 22/04/2014), Temporary teachers warn of nationwide educational strike (ht 25/04/2014)

Plus Two teachers threaten protest (kp 09/04/2014)

26,000 temporary teachers on verge of losing job (rep 27/03/2014), Govt to extend temporary teachers’ term (kp 05/04/2014)

Only 10 pc private school teachers receive respectful salaries (rep 15/03/2014)

Room for improvement: Teaching in Nepal, by Janet Awino (rep 19/02/2014)

Shortage ofteachers in Kanchanpur (ht 09/02/2014)

Fate of temporary teachers hangs in balance, by Nirjana Sharma (rep 08/02/2014)

Teachers shutter schools in Chitwan (ht 04/01/2014), Educational strike continues to plague private schools in Chitwan (nn 23/01/2014), Agitating teachers shut Chitwan schools indefinitely (ht 24/01/2014), Schools in Chitwan closed indefinitely, by Ramesh Kumar Poudel (rep 25/01/2014)

Temporary teachers continue hunger strike (rep 04/01/2014), On hunger strike, temporary teachers await govt response, by Abiral Gautam (kp 05/01/2014)


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