1st Iinternational Children's Science and Mathematics Festival
Science and Mathematics are the two driving forces in the development of the nation. These disciplines provide ample opportunities to try out innovative ideas to solve our day to day problems. The year 2011 was celebrated as the International Year of Chemistry. The year 2012 is declared as the National Year of Mathematics on the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of the great Indian Mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan. On this occasion Sri PrakashVidyaniketan organized an International Festival for school children in Science and Mathematics for 3days, from 9th to 11th November, 2012.
300 delegates ,15 Speakers from 6 countries (India, Hongkong, Thailand, Dubai, USA and Italy) participated. It is for the first time to organise an nternational Festival on Science & Mathematics for school children in Andhra Pradesh.
Children were able to display their exhibits with explanation and at the same time they got an opportunity to listen to some of the well known speakers in the field of Science and Mathematics. Ample number of “hands on opportunities” were provided to each participant during the festival.