Children + Challenge = 21st Century Leaders and Innovators


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Feb 10, 2018 - Sat Feb 24, 2018

Where

Princess Anne Middle School2323 Holland RdVirginia Beach, VA 23453

About

Volunteers needed for the Tidewater Region's Destination Imagination (DI) tournament. DI creates 21st Century leaders and innovators through its global, nonprofit program aimed at children in grades K-college. Teams of kids select and solve one of 7 crazy challenges and the more innovative the solution, the better. Challenges can be previewed at: https://www.destinationimagination.org/challenge-program/challenge-previews

We are most in need of volunteers willing to appraise student performances and able to attend a mandatory training session (see below) Support volunteers need not attend training. Community Service Hours available - great for high school & college students, military members, etc.

Two ways to register:

1: Appraiser (Scoring) volunteer) Please go to the link below to register as an appraiser (scoring performances) and sign the required conduct form (cut and paste if link does not work: https://registeryourteam.org/appraiser Please select Not with a team, Tidewater Region, VA, enter your info, and I will contact you with more information as the tournament date gets closer.

2. As a support (non-scoring) volunteer. We need scoring appraisers most, but if you do not want to score, please go to: https://registeryourteam.org/supportvolunteer You will not need to attend the Feb. 10 training, but are welcome if you want to learn more. We need help at the sales table, keeping doors closed, monitoring rooms children can use in their free time - a room of wooden blocks or a selfie picture room, helping volunteers sign in, etc.

DATES TO KNOW:

Appraiser Training for the Tidewater DI Tournament (This is for scoring appraisers only - it gives you an overview of the challenge, what to look for, and how to use the rubric so you feel comfortable scoring each team.) February 10, 2018 9:00am - 1:00pm Princess Anne Middle

2017 Tidewater Regional Tournament February 24, 2018 Times may vary, but roughly 8:00 - 6:00 Snow date: March 3, 2018 Both dates at Princess Anne Middle

You can contact me with questions or for more information at TidewaterDIVA@gmail.com

Skills

  • STEM
  • Storytelling
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Theater Arts
  • Critical Thinking
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Feb 10 3hrs, Feb. 24 5 - 7 hrs flexible-email me
  • Scoring appraisers must attend training on Sat. Feb. 10th 9am - 12:00pm

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