This is pandemic & unlike any time in the past, but we have the ability to continue education even when school buildings are closed with this thought our school is continuously taking part in webinar series for students growth & development according to era demand. Yesterday many students joined an intriguing session on Space exploration which was part of ATL conducted by Niti Aayog and the Space Kidz organization along with very special speakers, Mr.Ramanathan, Dr.Srimathy Kesan [CEO, Space Kidz] and Mr.Rifath Shaarook [CTO, Space Kidz] & Mr. Ronak Jogeshwar In the session. They motivated the students towards the making of satellites and shared their amazing and wonderful experience while creating the world’s SMALLEST satellite – KalamSAT1. They also discussed about the difficulties they faced while creating this amazing innovation. In this session, there were hundreds of students from all over the globe. Dr.Kesan and Mr.Rifath shared their inspiring stories of astronomy becoming their passion from just a hobby. They also talked about how students can enroll themselves in several competitions like the ‘young scientist competition’ and students can join this amazing organization. The session ended with answering the queries and different kinds of questions asked by many students & with a really inspiring note that ‘ Curiosity is the essence of our existence ‘. Our school students also shared their feedback as follows :
It was really a wonderful experience. We learned a lot about the KALAMSAT satellite, which is one of the most desirable satellite.
Nupur Bubana (IX)
It was an amazing experience in getting information about their wonderful experiences while creating the lightest satellite and info about the spacekidz organization.
Anshika Yadav (X)
I think that it was a very good session as we got to know about the KALAMSAT satellite and the efforts made by the Scientists to make this happen.
Mehak lal (VII)
It was a really informative Webinar and I enjoyed it a lot .
Ishaan (VII) and many more students.