Young Thinkers Forum Summer School 2023
Young Thinkers Forum Summer School 2023 Offers an Exciting and Enriching Academic Experience at Shiv Nadar Institution of Eminence
The sprawling Shiv Nadar Institution of Eminence campus in Greater Noida hosted the Young Thinkers Forum (YTF) Summer School 2023 from June 2 to June 7. This esteemed summer program was an intellectually stimulating and enriching experience for young minds seeking to broaden their horizons and develop valuable skills.
The Summer School has been designed to offer participants a unique opportunity to expand their academic knowledge, foster critical thinking, and enhance crucial skills in a supportive and engaging environment. The curriculum offers an array of diverse subjects and activities to cater to the diverse interests and aspirations of the participants.
1) Academic Interfaces: Participants had the privilege of engaging in academic interactions across various subjects, including Mathematics, Science, Astronomy, Entrepreneurship, Robotics, Botany, and Design. The sessions were conducted by experienced and knowledgeable faculty who utilised innovative teaching methods to make learning enjoyable and effective.
2) Skill Development: Recognizing the importance of holistic growth, the program focused on developing essential skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, effective communication, teamwork, and leadership. Interactive group activities and exercises were conducted to facilitate honing these skills.
3) Excursions and Field Trips: Complementing classroom learning, the program planned exciting excursions within the campus to provide participants with firsthand exposure to the diverse flora and fauna. Witnessing the practical applications of their study subjects fostered a deeper appreciation for the natural world.
4) Fun Learning Activities: The Young Thinkers Forum Summer School 2023 provided a platform for students to meet experts from KNMA (Kiran Nadar Museum of Art), Shiv Nadar Foundation, and The Habitats Trust participating in educational and interactive activities that encouraged experiential learning.
Participating in the Young Thinkers Forum Summer School 2023 was a transformative experience for students. Beyond academic enrichment, it instilled confidence, independence, and personal growth. Furthermore, the program provided an excellent opportunity for networking and building lasting friendships with like-minded peers who share similar academic and extra-curricular interests.