The Board of Directors of Maryland DI, is grateful for the service of Sally Gold over the last 16+ years, as she has brought Maryland Creative Problem Solving, Inc (Maryland’s Destination Imagination Affiliate) to a world class level. As Affiliate...
If your family is like most since the pandemic began, you miss your friends, your social activities, and the day-to-day interactions that connect you to your community. It’s worse for children. For children, missing out on these experiences can take a serious toll. Research shows that children who experience long periods of loneliness or isolation […]
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Looking for more ways to incorporate fun, affordable STEAM activities into your virtual or in-person classroom, learning pod, or homeschool? With apple picking season in full swing, we’ve got a brand-new Instant Challenge for you! For this STEAM activity, students will build a freestanding tower as tall as possible that can hold an apple at […]
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If your kids or students have participated in Destination Imagination (DI) for a while, you may have seen them improve their social and emotional skills (see part 1 of this blog here). As a parent who managed 22 DI teams over 15 years, I certainly noticed that social and emotional behaviors improved in most of the […]
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Social-emotional learning (SEL) has been getting a lot of attention in the media lately, especially as school districts are deciding how or when to open for in-person learning. While social-emotional skills, also known as soft skills, are vital to our students’ futures, you may be wondering which skills and behaviors you need to be looking […]
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Challenge Previews 2020-2021
We’re excited to unveil these sneak peeks for the upcoming Team Challenges. Due to Covid-19, this season’s Challenges will be written so that teams can solve them virtually