“Odyssey of the Mind” is an international program for the promotion of creative learning, tolerance and international understanding. Students are provided with a variety of opportunities to solve problems creatively. Such problems include the construction of small operable vehicles and devices, the design of costumes and props as well as the presentation of it all in little performances. Thus, students develop the skills to meet new challenges and be part of a team.
The main reason why students like to participate in the program: It is fun! To make it short: “Odyssey of the Mind” is an all-round extracurricular activity that is educational and provides a lot of fun. Find out how the competition is set up and what kind of different problems students have to solve!
The "Odyssey of the Mind" program is offered in about 30 countries around the globe. The headquarters are located in New Jersey/USA.
In Germany, the program is organized by “Odyssey of the Mind Deutschland e.V.”, a registered non-profit association.