How does Odyssey of the Mind match National Standards?
In case there are questions about how well Odyssey fits in a classroom, we’ve matched up former problems to the current US Standards, which can be found at: http://www.educationworld.com/standards/national/index.shtml
As you’ll see in the documents, Odyssey of the Mind problems cover most of the current standards of education. While these are older problems, problems of every year follow similar themes, and this years problems should cover these standards just as well. Also, these are just the matchups that we came up with. As you read the problems, you may discover other ways in which they match the standards that we didn’t catch.
The Standards have been broken down by age group:
Or, you can get all three documents together: