Nov / Dec 2013 Newsletter
Kentucky Odyssey of the Mind mourns the death of a true friend and
supporter, Eric Forney. Although he was State Score Problem
head scheduler, he will be remembered by most as the "Voice of Odyssey"
as he enthusiastically announced the winning teams at the Northern
Region and Kentucky State Tournaments. He will be missed by all.
OotM has a Facebook Fan Page
The "Unofficial" On-line Coaches' Training
"This is not meant to
take the place of a
Coaches Training, but instead is a refresher/reminder."
Membership Application 2013/2014
2013 World Finals, Michigan State
How Kentucky Scored
Odyssey of the Mind Supports School's
Odyssey of the Mind has always been designed
to supplement the skills taught in the formal academic
setting. Using skills like math, engineering, science,
reading and comprehension, the arts, music, research and
communication, the Odyssey program provides the portal for
students of all ages to expand and use their skills through
creative team building activities.
In accomplishing these aims, the Odyssey of the Mind
programs compliments and helps schools meet the
National Standards for Education, 21st
Century Skills, Common Core Standards
and STEM education goals. These educational
ideals are met through a combination of fun, research, and
communications by team members solving real world complex
problems on levels that meets and challenges their skill
Kentucky at World Finals Scores
Complete World Final
2013 / 2014 Board Meetings
Award Ceremony 2013
"Odyssey of the Mind
never ends. The friends and skills you develop during competitions will be remembered for the rest of your life.
" -Brandon McNerlin,
Odyssey of the Mind Participant
The mission of the Kentucky Odyssey of the Mind State Board of Directors is
to teach team cooperation and sportsmanship while developing problem-solving
skills through creative and original thinking.
BACK TO TOP