New Book in Production
Show off the problem you
completed this year with
an Odyssey of the Mind
problem shirt. Each tee
comes in white and has the
name of a problem, 2010,
and Odyssey of the Mind on
the front. Each problem has its
own color imprint that matches up
with the new long-term problem wristbands.
It also goes great with a complementary
pin! The back is blank so you can decorate it to show
your own creativity. These items are available online only
. It's a great way to show off your Odyssey spirit!
Not often does a book tell you to go out and
start creating problems, but as with most things
Odyssey of the Mind -- always expect the
A new book about creativity is in the works
now that encourages readers to make up their
own problems in order to help enhance their
creative problem-solving skills. While there
will be samples of past long-term and spontaneous
problems, there will also be ways to create
your own problems using inspiration from
every day life and objects. It's your chance to
With practice, you will be creating problems
(and solutions) at any time. Soon you will
be able to see objects in your surroundings and
be stimulated to think and create.
You'll be using one of Dr. Sam's favorite
sayings when you see something out of the
ordinary --"There's a problem in that!