Being new to the Odyssey of the Mind program can be very overwhelming, but don't worry! We have all been there! We provide this training for new coaches to introduce the program and show what coaching an Odyssey of the Mind team can be like. This workshop is your opportunity to talk with other coaches, get tips from our experienced trainers, and learn more about the Odyssey of the Mind program.
The individuals leading the training sessions have 50+ combined years of experience within the Odyssey of the Mind program as participants, coaches, parents, board members, and problem captains. The information they have to share is invaluable. Attending this workshop will enable you to become a more knowledgeable and well-rounded coach. The knowledge you will gain from this training will empower you to become the best coach you can be!
Workshop Session Information
Agenda for the Session
Registration: 9:00 am - 9:30 amWorkshop Begins: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
- How to get Started: Registration
- Odyssey 101: Brainstorming & Interpreting a Problem
- Getting Ready: Paperwork & Logistics
- Failure Proof your Team: Talking to Judges / Getting Scores
- Q & A