MUMBAI: Covestro, the global manufacturer of high-performance polymer materials, has partnered with Nehru Science Centre (Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India), and Greenlight For Girls and Chandramohan Foundation to organize a week-long STEM Learning Workshop for girl students in the age group 11 to 15 years in Mumbai.
November 10 is celebrated as World Science Day for Peace and Development as well as International Science Centre and Science Museum Day.
It is also the anniversary day of Nehru Science Centre. The #STEM4Girls workshop aims to educate around 1,500 girl students in the age group 11 to 15 years about STEM at Nehru Science Center, Mumbai.
In continuance with its efforts to promote science education in India, these workshops will aim to enhance awareness among teachers and students about the value of learning, with a special focus on science and mathematics.
Every day approximately 200 girl students from public aided schools will be taught about various STEM based concepts through demonstrations while highlighting the colorful & innovative material science for which Covestro is renowned.