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Camp Invention

Over the past 40 years, and in partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, our programs have encouraged nearly two million children, teachers, parents, college students and independent inventors to explore science, technology and their own innate creativity, inventiveness and entrepreneurial spirit.

CLEOS Project

​CLEOS - University of Kansas Department of Psychology and Research in Education would like to introduce the CLEOS Project, to assist high schoolers with unique and creative interests in finding their ideal future. In addition, we hope to gain invaluable insight into the development of creative individuals through  analysis of the assessments students take during their visit to the CLEOS lab.   This is for creatively gifted young people to find the path to the fulfillment of their talents in vocations such as the fine and performing arts, invention, and creative entrepreneurship and service that don't have clear ladders.

Community Problem Solving (CmPS) 

Students can work in teams or as individuals to apply problem solving strategies to real-world problems.

​​Cubes in Space - STE[A]M Space Flight Opportunity  

Free Opportunity for Students, Ages 11-18, to Launch Experiments into Space! idoodlelearning, inc, with support from the Colorado Space Grant Consortium is offering a science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) focused global education program at no cost for students ages 11-18. Cubes in Space™ provides students an opportunity to design and compete to launch an experiment into space. 

Destination Imagination

Students work in teams to research, design, and build a solution to a specific challenge

Future City

​Lead your students through a project-based learning experience and watch them tackle real issues affecting real people. Along the way, they’ll discover engineering, develop a meaningful relationship with an engineering mentor, become more aware citizens, and build 21st century skills. 

Kids Philosophy Slam

Kids answer a philosophical question such as, "What is the meaning of life?" in words, artwork, poetry, or song.

Math Madness

A competition sponsored by interstellar,  Math Madness starts its official season at the end of September and concludes early December: 4 weeks of league play, including 1 collaboration round, followed by a single-elimination bracket tournament(s) in which all teams participate.  For more information on cost and date see website.

Math Olympiads

Math problem solving contests for teams of up to 35 students in grades 4 through 8

National Council of Teachers of English

Various awards for student writing categories, see website for categories, dates, and educator required submission processes.

National History Day

Middle and high school students work individually or in groups to research a historical topic of their choice then present their projects to a team of judges

National Weekly Online Quiz Bowl

Online Quiz Bowl will list the Top Schools State and National- Each week! Spice Up the school year for your GT / High Ability students!Schools will play for a National and State Championship each and every week! Each grade has its own division! Grades 4-12. Students participate using their school or personal smartphone-tablet technology! ..... Absolutely No Teacher Preparation! Students may quiz in school or at home on their free time. Quiz Module features a 30-second timer for each question and a running score for the player!  See website for costs.

Odyssey of the Mind

Students engage in creative problem solving that allows them to engage in hands-on teamwork

Science Olympiad

Students participate in tournaments that showcase STEM content

Torrence Creativity Award

Students (ages 8 - 18) are invited to submit their finest creative work to help celebrate the great legacy of educator and creativity pioneer  Dr. E. Paul Torrance

You Can Do the Rubik's Cube - Mosaic Competition

​​The new Rubik's Cube Mosaic Builder Guides and templates allow youth to combine fun with math, science, history and art! Now teachers and youth directors can teach algorithms, geometry, problem solving, spatial relations and more, while also teaching color theory, pixels, significant historical figures, patterns and national treasures!

Need to Plan Some Fun for the Upcoming Winter?

  Register for the March 28, 2019 Rubik's Cube Challenge!

  3 Age Divisions for teams

  No Entry Fees!

Teacher/Coach can bring multiple teams

   Click HERE to see information flier

Registration due by March 10, 2019


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