Nagpur showcases scientific creativity at BrainCafÃ© Budding Scientist Contest 2013
BrainCafÃ© organizes BrainCafÃ© Budding Scientist Contest in Nagpur to motivate young minds with scientific learning
December 28, 2013:-- From launching a Pump working on wind to creating a Hydraulic arm, many such interesting experiments were demonstrated at the â€˜BrainCafÃ© Budding Scientist Contest 2013’ organized by BrainCafÃ©, an unique experiential learning programme with its trademark pedagogy QUAR Câ„¢ for schools in India which aims to bring the best of science education to Indian schools. The competition observed participation from over 100 students across 20 schools showcasing their talent in the field of Science. The event took place at School of Scholars, Nagpur
Students from renowned schools across cities such as Meghe Group of Schools Nagpur, Swami Vivekanand integration English School Latur, Sanskar Dnyanpeeth Khamgaon, Deogiri global Academy Aurangabad, Yugantar Public School Rajnandgaon, Satpuda Valley Public School Balaghat, R D PUBLIC SCHOOL BETUL etc exhibited their models based on scientific principles.
Mr Mayank Jain, Business Head, BrainCafÃ©, said, “The BrainCafÃ© Budding Scientist Contest is one of India’s largest Science competition that provides students with the unique platform to showcase their ability to apply scientific principles for creating working models. The objective of this competition is to unleash the creativity in a child to invent or innovate based on their understanding of science and how it can help bring about a change to humankind in small unique ways. Held across different levels, from School to the National level, the contest attempts to develop High Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) among students through the route of Science. In BrainCafÃ© we are on a mission to â€˜Unlock the learning potential of the child’ through activity based, hands-on programmes that go with our belief of “Learning by Doing”.
“The range of innovations demonstrated by BrainCafÃ© students during the contest had been beyond belief. From Hydraulic Lift to Elevator, Solar Car to Rotating lamp, Barometer to Wind Mill— the diversity of creativity was phenomenal. The projects were demonstrated applying the BrainCafÃ© system of learning scientific principles,” said Sandhaya Dhole, Maharashtra BrainCafÃ© Mentor .
BrainCafÃ© is Zee Learn’s endeavor to reach out to schools across India and enable them with innovative & interactive learning environment. In BrainCafÃ© our mission is to “Unlock the learning potential of the child” through activity based, hands-on programmes that go with our belief of “Learning by Doing”.
To bring out the best in science education we have tied up with Gakken Education Co. a company based out of Tokyo, Japan. Gakken Education Co. are a global name in the education industry with existence over 65 yrs of experience spreading across 13 countries. The programme is an integrated eight level concept builder program for students of class I to VIII that brings better understanding and appreciation to the world of Science.
BrainCafÃ© has created a unique experiential learning programme with its trademark pedagogy QUARCâ„¢ for schools in India with the aim to bring the best of science education to schools in India. The program is designed to develop Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) among students through the route of Science. The program intends to improve conceptual understanding of complex science concepts with relative ease and develops scientific temper amongst students in the formative years by providing hands-on experiment.
About Zee Learn
Zee Learn Limited is the educational arm of Essel Group. Listed on National Stock Exchange (NSE) & Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), it is one of the leading education companies in India. As a significant player in Core Education, Zee Learn is set to ride on an increasing demand for quality education and development with the fastest growing chain of preschools & K-12 schools.
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