The Second Peoples Education Congress on ‘Science Education In India’ seeks to achieve the following:
0601 To appraise the status of science education in schools, colleges, universities and research institutes and, also its interconnections with humanities and social sciences.
0602 To appraise the relevance of contemporary educational institutions and organizations to science education.
0603 To determine the appropriateness of syllabi, text books and pedagogy of science education in schools, colleges and universities.
0604 To determine the nature of relationship between science educational institutions and society and between science teachers and society.
0605 To appraise the nature of the relationship between science education and democratic needs, aspirations and creative urges of peoples and society.
0606 To ascertain the nature of social bonds between and among students and teachers.
0607 To ascertain the impact of science and technology coaching institutes on science education in schools, colleges and universities.
0608 To determine the impact of corporatisation and marketisation on science education in schools, colleges, universities and research institutes.
0609 To appraise the impact of commercialization of education on science education.
0610 To discover, develop and disseminate a new democratic system of science education in congruence with the democratic needs and aspirations of the people of Indian Democratic Republic which is capable of flowering the creative and innovative potentialities of all young minds in particular and peoples of all sections in general.
0611 To discover, develop and disseminate a new democratic system of science communication capable of building bridges between scientists and the people and between and among all sections of the people.