1.Report by Dr. Rakesh Kumar Singh, Dept. of Physics, Patna Women's College,

 Patna University( SRP of Utsahi Physics Teachers)

5-hour Workshop for Physics teachers and students

 

Revitalization of Physics Education

 

Maharana Pratap College, Blok-Mohania, Kamur, Dist- Sasaram, Bihar

 

19th  December, 2011

 

Maharana pratap College, Mohania, Kamur, Sasaram, Bihar

 

15 Physics Teachers from Mohania Block

500 I.Sc + 65 B.Sc students

 

 

Dr. Rakesh Kr Singh (Patna Women's College), S.K.Singh, Ex-DRDO Scientist , presently- Chairman- Vidyadaan Institute of Technology, Arion, Buxar

 

Programmes

 

·         Inauguration session : 

Dignitories Present :  Principal M.P.college, Lakshman Kumar, Prof. of Physics, M.P.College, S.k.Singh, Chairman, Vidyadaan Institute of Technology, Buxar, Science Faculty members .  In this occasion all dignitiries spoke on different teaching methods and role of Science teachers in up grrading Science education.

·         Lecture by Dr. Rakesh Kr Singh

 Inaugural address highlighted Relavance and Contributions of Einstein, H.J.Bhabha, C.V.Raman, S.Chandrashekhar in the area Physics . Also visual show of Lenth contraction and Sound wave propogation through ICT and Scope of Physics in the field of  Science and Technology. 1 hr nuture lecture was delivered using PPT- presentation

·         Demonstration of simple experiments with learning Physics from them

Typical Expts:  Wave motion on slinkey, warm water floats on cold water, Motion of a magnets in Al-tube, Water does not fall, key-bottle experiment, Law of conservation of angular momentum, Sky appears blue, Total internal reflection in meter scale and in  dettol bottle, Force of buoyancy, Springs in series combination.

 

 

Feedback/Comments

 

 

Input from participants: Many participants told us after the workshop that first time I learnt Physics. Earlier we used to to solve large no. of problems.

 

 

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                                                   Mohania, Dist- Kamur, Sasaram, Bihar