Published Date: 2020-05-03, Sunday
Kathmandu University School of Education, Department of STEAM Education organized a 3-day online workshop on STEAM Education/pedagogy for teachers, teacher educators, and researchers on 22-24 April 2020. The purpose of the workshop was to share STEAM Education/Pedagogy, to share STEAM projects, and to support participants to develop STEAM projects. The workshop was coordinated by Mr. Binod Prasad Pant (Assistant Professor and Acting Head, Department of STEAM Education). In the workshop, facilitators Prof. Dr. Bal Chandra Luitel shared about the needs of STEAM Education, Asst. Prof. Binod Prasad Pant shared about STEAM pedagogy with some examples, Mr. Indra Mani Shrestha focused on the connection between the cognitive and affective domain in learning, Mr. Niroj Dahal shared the roles of technology in STEAM pedagogy with some engaging technological tools, Mr. Sanjay Kumar Pant shared the ideas of concept map in STEAM Pedagogy. Mr. Netra Kumar Manandhar and Mr. Rameshowr Aryal shared STEAM projects. From the side of participants, Ms. Parbati Dhungana, Ms. Shanti Adhikari, and Mr. Chandra Adhikari presented their projects. There were 80 participants on day one, 105 on day two, and 120 on day three. Prof. Mahesh Nath Parajuli, Dean of the School concluded the session by highlighting the needs of STEAM Education in the present day.