Symbiosis School, Nashik hosted a 4 day workshop on SCRATCH - a programming environment, from 8th June to 11th June 2017 for its school teachers. The workshop was organized by the Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE) and Symbiosis Schools Central Directorate (SSCD). This technology workshop based on SCRATCH software was organized to enhance teaching and learning in classrooms for all subject areas from mathematics to music. As a result of the workshop, the teachers became familiar and adept at creating animated stories, which they will use while teaching in their subject areas.
The workshop was conducted by computer wizards Mr. Shehrevar Davierwala, Officer, International Initiatives, Symbiosis Centre for International Education, Pune and his close associate Mr. Ibrahim Jjunju, a native of Uganda, studying at Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences.The teachers extended heartfelt gratitude to Dr. C.R.Patil, Member, Managing Committee, Symbiosis and Mrs. S.Sabharwal, Principal, Symbiosis School, Nashik for their unstinted support and planning and executing the workshop successfully. The workshop was an eye opener as it introduced an innovative tool for the first time in a Nashik school.