Dreamtime Learning, a co-operative micro-school that offers personalized learning experiences for students aged 3 to 16, has announced the launch of its Weekend After School Learning Programme. This dynamic initiative is designed to give young learners a hands-on experience within the Makers Space, opening up a world of exciting educational possibilities. With a focus on experiential learning and practical-based education, the Weekend After School Learning Programme is set to ignite the curiosity and creativity of children aged 4 to 15.
The Weekend After School Learning Programme will run on Saturdays and will offer various engaging activities tailored to different age groups.
- Robotics & Coding: Deep dive into the world of robotics and coding with hands-on experiences
- 3D printing: Use various tools to draw and write using 3D pens, enhancing learning by experiencing and also providing robotic printer technology.
- Aero-Modelling: Discover the art of drone making and testing, engaging young minds in the fascinating world of aviation.
- Augmented & Virtual Reality (AR/VR): Immersive experience for learners in augmented and virtual reality using state-of-the-art VR headsets.
- Product Design via Carpentry: Get hands-on while designing and creating using carpentry tools.
Creative & Fun Zones: Includes musical instruments (Ukulele and Keyboard), reading, tending to a kitchen garden, cycling, skateboarding, obstacle climbing wall, rope play, sensory play, and even trying their hand at becoming a radio jockey in the RJ Room.
Excited to bring transformation in the industry, Lina Ashar, Founder of Dreamtime Learning Hub, said:
Technology is a boon to the education system, and it is prominently essential to adopt and move forward with advancements. Introducing technology to our young minds and giving them the prolific experience of surroundings, we are excited to launch the Weekend After School Learning Programme. This programme encourages children with several opportunities for practical-based learning to nurture their creativity and enhance problem-solving skills. This also embodies our commitment to delivering immersive, hands-on learning experiences that empower young minds, preparing them for a future full of innovation and possibilities. We are thrilled to see diverse interest among educators, learners and parents and enthralled towards excellence.
This programme, aligned with the National Education Policy (NEP) and has a world-class curriculum, is designed to inspire and engage students in a dynamic and immersive learning environment. The initiative emphasizes “learning by doing,” nurturing children’s inquisitive minds and fostering a genuine love of exploration and innovation. This is a ground-breaking micro-school concept that reflects the transformative impact on learners and is a progressive step towards a brighter future.
Dreamtime Learning believes that education must prepare students for future challenges. In a rapidly changing world where AI, automation, and digitization are revolutionizing our lives and work, critical thinking and problem-solving skills are more important than ever. The underlying concept of the platform is centred on empowering students to become innovative problem solvers equipped with the knowledge and abilities required to flourish in a quickly changing environment. It also believes that education should be interactive and hands-on, allowing students to apply what they learn to real-world issues.
Students are encouraged to investigate the intersections between disciplines and to think creatively and critically about the world around them as part of the company’s interdisciplinary approach to learning. Its project-based learning approach enables students to delve deeply into complicated problems while employing design thinking and other problem-solving approaches. It is committed to fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment where all students are valued and encouraged to pursue their passions. The professional educators at Dreamtime Learning work closely with families to ensure that each student receives a personalized education that meets their specific needs and interests. The startup also aims to expand across Bangalore, Mumbai, and Chennai to deliver affordable and high-quality education while encouraging community and cooperation.