Odyssey of the Mind

Odyssey of the Mind

Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational program that provides creative problem solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. The teams choose a problem and then create and perform a skit under eight minutes long that addresses the problem and shows a solution. Coaches are only allowed to give guidance and no directions or suggestions.Odyssey of the Mind

 

Learn more at a special parent meeting, Thursday, September 21st, 2017 from 12-1pm, in the Condit PTO room OR 5:15-6pm at Condit (exact room tbd).

Student teams (of up to 7) work together to solve problems geared to stretch their creativity, teamwork skills, and knowledge. Teams compete against area schools, and if successful, advance to regional, state, and national competitions.  Parent coaches guide students. All activities are after school and/or weekends based on availability of parent coaches. Read more at: https://www.odysseyofthemind.com

Can’t make the meetings on Thursday? Contact Katharine at katharine.maryam@gmail.com or text 713-820-0092 or Alicia Escamilla at Alicia.escamilla@houstonisd.org or text 832-270-3285.  If you already have a P-2 team or grade 3-5 team to register for 2017-2018 pl send an email ASAP as well as your top 2 preferences for what # long-term problem.