So what is this Destination ImagiNation I hear about?
Destination ImagiNation is the world’s largest creative problem solving program in which teams of up to seven students in similar ages learn to apply what they learn in and outside of school to challenges that have numerous disciplines.
The focus is teamwork, applying knowledge, using creativity, and bringing your – the students – personal talents to the team. The results are time and budget management skills, and experience in leveraging creativity in a team setting for tangible results. Also, as all the challenges must be done by the team, self reliance.
The important part: This is a kids hands-on, parents hands-off educational program.DI in Londonderry is a school district sponsored program
New Hampshire Leadership
Anna.Maenhout@nh-di.org Executive Director
Craig.Richardson@nh-di.org NHICC Board Chair
Wayne.Kurtzman@nh-di.org Media PR
The main point of communication with NH-DI, the local DI coordinator has the critically important job of facilitating communication between our state NH-DI office and the school, and between the school and the Team Managers.
Christina Baez, a former DI/OM member herself is heading up Londonderry DI! Her energy and passion for the program is a a great asset! She been a participant, a manager, a school coordinator, and now, District Coordinator. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alumni make up an important part of Londonderry volunteers as do parents, teachers and team managers, who assist in filling several roles that DI needs to run smoothly.