Students Invited to Game and Invention Challenge by Oakland Schools
(Oakland Schools, Jan. 9, 2020)
Oakland Schools and the Oakland Schools Education Foundation have developed the Game and Invention Challenge, an event designed to inspire all Oakland County students in grades 1-12 to use creativity, critical thinking and STEM skills to develop games, inventions or solutions to problems.
The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 7, 2020. Deadline to register is Jan. 31, 2020 and the deadline to submit all entry materials is Feb. 14, 2020. Registration is $25. The Challenge is limited to 50 individuals or teams and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Students will have a chance to demonstrate their games or inventions to a team of judges. Award categories are: Most Marketable Game Concept, Most Creative Concept, Most Outstanding Presentation, Best Invention, Best Solution for a problem people experience and Tech Center Challenge Winner. Cash and prizes will be awarded.
Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information, or to register, visit bit.ly/osef-gaic or call the Oakland Schools Education Foundation at 248.209.2434.