STEMpedia

Lack of access to affordable education and rapid advancement in technology have created an under-skilled global workforce, high long-term unemployment, violence and increase in crime.

STEMpedia

About STEMpedia

STEMpedia, STEMpedia helps students learn Coding, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Python, and Robotics interactively. STEMpedia, in collaboration with ARTPARK, established an Innovation Lab at the MJPAPBCWR School and Junior College, Thanam in AP, under NTPC Simhadri’s CSR program. This lab, catering to girls in 11th and 12th grades, is well-equipped with computer systems, WiFi, projectors, an LMS, and Quarky kits. It focuses on teaching Block or Python Coding, AI, Robotics, and Tinkering, aligning with the National Education Policy 2020.

Problem Statement

 

Gender gap in STEM fields, limited access for girls in specialized areas.

♦ Low representation of women in tech-related roles globally.

♦ Limited resources hindering practical skills development in STEM.

Solution & Uniqueness

STEMpedia established an Innovation Lab for girls, providing infrastructure, training, and curriculum aligned with NEP 2020.

♦ Girls Tech Day and AWS Cloudroom programs by STEMpedia to inspire and educate girls in technology, and engage middle school students in Cloud technology.

♦ Engages girls of all age groups, offering customized coding projects.

♦ Establishes ATLs, Robotics, and STEM labs in government schools.

♦ Collaborates with Girls Scouts, supported by STEMpedia.

Scale of Opportunity

♦ Raised awareness, inspired girls to pursue STEAM careers, and engaged 400 students in Cloud technology.

♦ Enhanced teacher skills, empowered 70+ students, addressing gender gap in STEM education.

♦ Imparts coding skills to 10,000 girls, aiming to increase women’s representation in the tech sector.

WGF leaders providing oversight:

Ratan Agarwal

Call To Action

▸SPREAD the word about the organization’s activities among your contacts

▸INVEST and contribute towards the organization’s mission

▸SHARE your knowledge or expertise on any of the following: Education, Technology, Coding skills.

▸VOLUNTEER with any of the organization’s activities

▸WRITE about the organization’s work to share with the external audience

To contribute to STEMpedia’s activities, click to visit the website.

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