Introduction - India STEM Foundation


STEM Works for Schools is a dynamic and impactful talk show hosted by Dr. Sarvjeet Herald, the director at India STEM Foundation , national organizer of World Robot Olympiad in India. The talk show aims to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education in schools and highlight the importance of integrating STEM concepts into the curriculum.

Through engaging interviews with STEM mentors, teachers and principals, STEM Works for Schools showcases innovative teaching methods, hands-on implementation of STEM concepts, and the role of STEM programs like Robo Siksha Kendra as well as STEM tinkering labs to enhance students’ learning experiences.

About the latest talk:

In this episode of STEM Works For Schools , Dr. Herald interviews Mr Aditya Bhatnagar, who is a STEM mentor at St. Kabir Public School, Chandigarh and engages into an insightful conversation with him about the initiatives that are been taken by the school and teachers to provide STEM education to students. The importance of hands-on learning at an early age and the role it plays in shaping the students to be a future-ready workforce.

About the Speaker:

Mr. Aditya Bhatnagar is an engineer by profession and a passionate STEM enthusiast. With a degree in engineering from IIT Delhi, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the field. Having spent 30 years in the electronics manufacturing industry, he has now dedicated the past 13 years to the advancement of STEM education. As a STEM mentor, he has been actively involved in shaping the minds of students, particularly in schools, for the past 6-7 years. His commitment to fostering STEM learning and inspiring young minds is truly commendable.

Highlights of the talk include:

Q1 – What initiatives the school and teachers are taking to expose students to STEM education?

Q2 – How STEM education can strengthen the implementation of NEP 2020?

Q3 – Why is hands-on learning important for students?

Q4 – Which is your favourite formula/law/quote and why?

Q5 – How you personally deal with failure?


We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Mr. Atul Bhatnagar for sharing his invaluable insights and experiences on our talk show, STEM Works for Schools. His wise words shed light on the commendable initiatives undertaken by St. Kabir Public School and their dedicated teachers in providing STEM education to students.

We invite you to stay tuned and subscribe to STEM Works for Schools as we continue to bring genius minds and STEM enthusiasts like Mr. Bhatnagar on board. Together, let us nurture a generation of young minds who are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in the ever-evolving world.

Thank you, Mr. Atul Bhatnagar, for your invaluable contribution and for being a driving force in promoting STEM education.