P.K Srinivasan was given the
National Science Award
for Best Effort in
Popularization of
Mathematics. He was also
awarded by The Tamil Nadu Science and
Technology for
popularization of
mathematics.
Set up RAMANUJAN MUSEUM & MATH EDUCATION CENTRE
as a unit of Avvai Academy and it was declared open in 1993 by Sri. C.
Subramanian, former Governor of Maharashtra and serving as its Curator
since then.
Conducted in 1995 the first ever STATE SEMINAR & WORKSHOP on KOLAM AND SCHOOL MATHEMATICS held at Avvai Academy
under the directionship of Prof (Mrs) Rani Shiromoney of Madras Christian
College.
Held a four day
ALGEBRA FESTIVAL in Apr.
94 at P.S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore, Chennai 4. The festival projected the
efforts of 10 try out schools and 5 guest schools in executing the two year
(92 94) PRIMARY ALGEBRA from class III project funded by MHRD,
Govt. of India. It involved street children, slum children and Narikkorava
children.
Served as initiator and Coordinator of the programmes under four year (9296) MHRD funded project on IMPROVEMENT OF MATH
EDUCATION IN RURAL AREAS.
Served as Consultant in organizing for ten years (8594) under the
auspices of the Extension Services Dept. of St. Christophers college
of Education, Vepery, Chennai 7 annual INTER SCHOOL MATH
PROJECTS EXPO an off beat programme to promote creativity
among mathematically inclined students at IX and XI standard levels.
Designed, developed and got produced portable MATH LEARNING
KITS for PRIMARY SCHOOL and MIDDLE SCHOOL levels. A MATH
MELA was held and it attracted a lot of attention from public and media.
Organised the first year ever CITY INTER SCHOOL PRIMARY V MATH
OLYMPIAD in 1995 Feb. and repeated in 1996 Feb. and 1997 Feb. It
has received enthusiastic support from schools and parents. This marked
NATIONAL SCIENCE DAY.
Organised math camps for talented children in math at primary V level.
Organised Supportive Recreational Math Workshop for Practising Math
Teachers 96.
Organised School Managements meet thrice to makr National Science Day
in 95, 96 & 97.
Organised two programmes in 97. PRIMARY MATH LEARNING
THROUGH KITS and CULTURALISATION OF MATHEMATICS
through staging skits with mathematical themes and performance of magic
square dances under grant from TAMILNADU COUNCIL OF SCIENCE
& TECHNOLOGY.
Organised for 2 years 67 69 the first ever INTER SCHOOL
MATH TALENT SEARCH CONTEST which was taken up by AMTI
and finally by NBHM under the caption MATH OLYMPIAD.
Given in Feb. 28, 91 NATIONAL SCIENCE AWARD for
popularization of Mathematics among children by NCSTC DST, Delhi.
Declared a winner in the 13th Seminar Readings of NCERT
DELHI held in 76 for my write up that was on MODERN vs
TRADITIONAL APPROACH TO TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS.
Organised thrice INTER SCHOOL MATH FAIR 7376.
Organised thrice INTER SCHOOL MATH CLUBS MEET 7376
preceded by helping many city schools to start Math club.
His lowcost and nocost teaching aids now present in rural schools called Sattellite schools of Rishi Valley, KFI, Andhrapradesh
is so successful that it received Govt. of Japan's Award. Present Activity Based Learning (ABL) of the Govt. of Tamil Nadu is based on this teaching method of PKS.
