06 Jan MCCS selected for Atal Tinkering Lab by Central Government
Our school is privileged to be one among the1,500 schools selected across the country by Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), New Delhi to establish Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs) programme that encourages innovation thinking among young students. The schools were selected from over 25,000 applications from all over the country.
ATL is a workspace where young minds can give shape to their ideas through hands-on do-it-yourself mode and learn innovation skills. The vision is to cultivate 1 Million children in India as Neoteric Innovators. The objective of this scheme is to foster curiosity, creativity, and imagination in young minds and inculcate skills such as design mindset, computational thinking, adaptive learning, physical computing etc. Students will get a chance to work with tools and equipment to understand what, how and why aspects of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
ATL would contain educational and learn “do it yourself” kits and equipments on – science, electronics, robotics, open source microcontroller boards, sensors, Internet of things (IoT) and 3D printers etc.