Alappuzha, Nov 27: The Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) and the District Institute of Education and Training (DIET), Alappuzha, are jointly organising a day-long science enrichment programme for selected Class IX students in the district on Friday, November 29.
The workshop, a part of KSCSTE’s Sasthra Sameeksha initiative, is aimed at making science attractive for school students, to help them enjoy science education in school and make them aware of the possibilities of science including the advancements made in space technologies.
Renowned science writer Prof S Sivadas, space scientist Shri P Radhakrishnan and science educator Dr C P Aravindakshan will deliver talks at the workshop.
The programme will be inaugurated by Shri P C Vishnunadh MLA at 9.30 am at DIET, Chengannur. District Panchayat President Adv. U Prathibha Hari will preside and KSCSTE Executive Vice President Dr V N Rajasekharan Pillai will deliver the keynote address.
Dr Angeline Mabel D D, Principal, DIET, will welcome the gathering and Shri A Prabhakaran, Media Consultant, KSCSTE, will deliver the introductory address. Smt K Sulochana, Senior Lecturer, DIET, will propose thanks.
The sessions will be moderated by Shri. P Mohan Kumar, Senior Lecturer, DIET.