Join the Challenge Experience: 2024-25 Team Numbers Now Available!

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Get ready for another incredible year of creativity, collaboration, and innovation! Team Numbers for the 2024-25 season of the Destination Imagination (DI) Challenge Experience are now available. Discover the 2024-25 Team ChallengesFrom engineering marvels to theatrical extravaganzas, our STEAM-based Challenges are designed to ignite curiosity and inspire young minds. We offer six different competitive Team […]

Pool Party Challenge: Make a Splash with STEAM!

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Summer is here, and what better way to keep the kids engaged than with an exciting STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) challenge? In our Pool Party STEAM Challenge, kids will work together to design and build pool floats for their party guests. This STEAM Challenge is perfect for: Check out the full challenge […]

Our 2024-25 Challenge Previews are Here!

The Challenge logos for the 2024-25 season of Destination Imagination.

Whether you’re just learning about Destination Imagination (DI) or have been a participant or volunteer for years, it’s never too early to get excited about our annual Team Challenges. And next season’s Challenge Previews have just been posted!   Check out a sneak peek below and then head to our 2024-25 Challenge Previews page for full […]

Celebrate Pi Day with a STEAMtastic Challenge!

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Pi Day is coming up on March 14, and we’ve cooked up something special just for you – a festive STEAM challenge that will have your kids building, designing, and problem-solving together.  Hold the Pie STEAM Challenge Challenge: Forget just eating pies – let’s build them! Using the materials below, design and create your own […]

Destination Imagination Named in Top 100 Education Innovators

Destination Imagination has been selected for the HundrED Global Collection 2024.

We are thrilled to announce that Destination Imagination (DI) has been named one of HundrED’s Top 100 most impactful innovations that are changing the face of education for 2024. This is DI’s second year in a row receiving this honor. Destination Imagination (DI) was chosen out of more than 3,000 applicants for our impact in […]

Journal Review: Destination Imagination’s Impact on Superior Performance Competencies

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We are thrilled to announce that Destination Imagination (DI) has been featured in the Archives of Business Research journal, highlighting how DI helps students to develop superior performance competencies, including effective communication, creative thinking, critical thinking, relationship building, problem-solving, time management, risk management, active listening, leadership, resilience, respect for and acceptance of other cultures, and […]

7 Life Skills Kids Learn in Destination Imagination

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As parents and caregivers, one of our main goals is to ensure that our children are equipped with the necessary tools to navigate life successfully. Alongside academic knowledge, teaching kids life skills is crucial to fostering independence, resilience, and confidence. It also helps to empower children to tackle challenges, make informed decisions, and develop into […]

STEAM Activity: Build a Flying Device

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Ready to take your children’s imaginations to new heights? For this STEAM activity, kids will have the chance to create a new and innovative flying device of their own design! But here’s the best part: THEY get to decide what the flying device will be used for! Will it be a delivery drone that drops […]

How My Team Has Grown Through DI

A team of high school freshmen putting on a confident and impressive show at their Destination Imagination Regional Tournament in the Fine Arts Challenge, Flip the Script

By Haibei Ren, DI Correspondent and Team Manager in Coppell, Texas Talking about the growth of my Destination Imagination (DI) team is particularly interesting this year because their Team Challenge solution explores the world of Peter Pan–the boy who wouldn’t grow up. In their eight-minute flipped retelling of the story, they hand the narrative to […]

Destination Imagination Among Top 100 Education Innovations

We are thrilled to announce that Destination Imagination (DI) has been chosen as one of the top 100 education innovations to watch in 2023. “Innovations highlighted by HundrED are truly moving the needle in education reform around the world. Meeting the needs of students, parents, teachers, and communities, the innovations found in HundrED’s database are […]