Penza school students will show their wits in “Mind Games”
Penza, 12 December 2014. PenzaNews. Nearly 500 students of educational institutions that are included in the “Penza New School League” and “Rosnano School League” will gain a chance to show their wits and business spirit in the “Mind Games” project.
The participants of the business game will be offered six business, advertising and invention tasks, with the objective to find as many potential solutions as possible and single out two for each task as the best.
Each of the 23 schools will provide its “Mind Games” group of 20 students aged 14-16. Before the event, the students will be divided in several inter-school teams that will include participants of every age.
The game will last until December 20. In particular, the December 13 portion will take part in schools No. 37, 12, 69 and 66.
According to the chairman of Innovation Development and Special Projects Department of the Penza region Pavel Udalov, games of such kind enforce creative thinking in students.
“It also increases positive attitude towards scientific and humanitarian disciplines,” he remarked.
“Mind Games” business event is the third stage of the “League of Winners” campaign organized by the youth team “Novator,” LLC “New School” and youth innovation project department of the Penza regional business incubator union.