The zdi networks and student laboratories again had a wide range of hands-on activities and holiday courses to offer this summer. The focus was not only on sustainability issues, the theme of the Science Year 2023 "Our Universe" was also taken up at many locations. In this review, we show a small selection from the wide range of zdi activities.
Minister Ina Brandes from the Ministry of Culture and Science attended the zdi course "Build your own lightsaber" at the zdi center Lippe.MINT.
During the Easter holidays, the zdi networks in NRW organize many different hands-on courses for children and young people. In these courses, students can discover and try out MINT (math, computer science, natural sciences and technology) for themselves outside of school hours.
How is enthusiasm for sustainability reflected in the holiday courses? How can current scientific trends be implemented in an understandable way? And how do art and design find their way into STEM education? In the zdi holiday summer 2022 series, we would like to go into more detail.
The zdi networks are again offering countless MINT courses during the summer holidays this year. Most of them can take place face-to-face again, but there are also digital offers. This year's zdi motto RE•use | RE•duce | RE•cycle – making new from old can be found in many of the courses.
During the zdi summer holidays 2021, students were able to attend over 300 MINT holiday courses and workshops from the zdi community.
The zdi community offers many exciting MINT courses during the Easter holidays. A large part still has to take place online due to the corona pandemic.
zdi networks and student laboratories offered over 120 courses in 25 regions and cities in NRW during the autumn holidays! We would like to briefly present three offers here.
Despite the adversities in Corona times, the zdi community has planned some activities for students during this autumn break.
Within 4 weeks, zdi organizes one of the largest MINT summer holiday offers in Germany in Düsseldorf.
Despite the corona pandemic, the zdi community can offer and conduct over 160 holiday courses for schoolchildren.
State Secretary Kaiser is taking part in an online holiday course in which escape room technology is used.