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Workshop on Game Development for students in Odisha

December 26-31, 2023 – A one-week workshop on “Technology and Education for Children: Game Development” took place successfully at the Sadasivapur and Indipur villages in Odisha.

It was organized by AMMACHI Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, and funded by IHFC – Technology Innovation Hub of IIT Delhi.

A total of 70 SC students attended the workshop during the Christmas break, and 26 SC students received certificates for completing the entire training program.

The children learned creative computational thinking using MIT Media Lab’s Scratch Programming Language. They built games including Flappy Bird, Pong games, etc and also learned to develop Visual Novels using Scratch.