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December 2013

Region 1: Tournament Registration Due

December 15, 2013

Once teams have their Team Pack, they must register with the region, in their challenge & level so we can begin to plan the Regional Tournament. Forms will be available on this website once they are available.  

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Region 3: Tournament Registration Due

December 23, 2013
$35

Once teams have their Team Pack, they must register with the region, in their challenge & level so we can begin to plan the Regional Tournament. Instructions for registration will be e-mailed to each Coordinator.

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Region 4: Tournament Registration Due

December 23, 2013

Once teams have their Team Pack, they must register with the region, in their challenge & level so we can begin to plan the Regional Tournament. Forms are being mailed to each Coordinator.  

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January 2014

Regional and State Challenge Master Meeting / State Board Meeting

January 11, 2014 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

This meeting is intended for our regional challenge masters from across the state to meet with the state challenge masters and our state appraiser training coordinator to review challenge procedures, clarifications, and changes in rules, and to work on improvement in our own training processes. We also strive to assure that we appraise consistently across the state. Concurrently, we have a State Board meeting for all regional and state board members to finalize organizational plans for the regional, state and global finals.

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Region 1: Instant Challenge Play Day (ICPD)

January 18, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Memphis University School, 6191 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38119 United States
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$20

ICPD gives teams a chance to practice the instant challenge skills they’ve been learning in a simulated tournament environment. It’s all for fun & helps teams figure out what they do well & what they need to work on, while helping to relieve some of the Tournament Day jitters of entering the Instant Challenge Room for the first time!  Registration forms will be available here soon.. Please send them no later than one week before IC Play Day. Download the ICPD Registration Form…

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February 2014

Region 1: Appraiser Training

February 1, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Mandatory for All Appraisers Location: TBD Lunch provided. No charge. Appraisers only. Other than the teams, the appraisers are the most important part of our regional tournament! We want them to be comfortable in their roles as ap-PRAISE-rs. Designed with ALL appraisers (new & experienced) in mind, this session will cover program structure, terminology, appraiser roles, rules of the road & how to apply them, rubrics for evaluating challenge elements, what to expect on tournament day, & how to interact with teams, team managers,…

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Region 3 & 4: Instant Challenge Workshop

February 8, 2014 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Scales Elementary School, 6430 Murray Lane
Brentwood, TN 37209 United States
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The IC Workshop gives teams a chance to practice the instant challenge skills they’ve been learning in a simulated tournament environment. It’s all for fun & helps teams figure out what they do well & what they need to work on, while helping to relieve some of the Tournament Day jitters of entering the Instant Challenge Room for the first time! Please watch your e-mail for more information about registering for this workshop.

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Region 1: Challenge Master & Team Manager Meeting

February 11, 2014 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Riverwood Elementary School, 1330 Stern Lane
Cordova, TN 38016 United States
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This meeting is intended for ALL team managers. You’ll have an opportunity to meet with the Regional Challenge Masters & review the intricacies of the team’s chosen challenge -- not their solutions, just the challenge itself – and discuss the expected tournament procedures and locations! Please note: with the change in the tournament schedule, there will be no opportunity to view the site the night before, so this will be the team managers’ only opportunity to see the site before tournament day.

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Region 3 & 4: Appraiser Training

February 22, 2014
Scales Elementary School, 6430 Murray Lane
Brentwood, TN 37209 United States
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Other than the teams, the appraisers are the most important part of our regional tournament! We want them to be comfortable in their roles as ap-PRAISE-rs. Designed with ALL appraisers (new & experienced) in mind, this session will cover program structure, terminology, appraiser roles, rules of the road & how to apply them, rubrics for evaluating challenge elements, what to expect on tournament day, & how to interact with teams, team managers, & team parents. Additional sessions will address challenge-specific…

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Region 5 & 6 Appraiser Training

February 22, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
UT Conference Center, 600 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37209 United States
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Free Parking in the Locust Street Garage. Other than the teams, the appraisers are the most important part of our regional tournament! We want them to be comfortable in their roles as ap-PRAISE-rs. Designed with ALL appraisers (new & experienced) in mind, this session will cover program structure, terminology, appraiser roles, rules of the road & how to apply them, rubrics for evaluating challenge elements, what to expect on tournament day, & how to interact with teams, team managers, &…

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Region 1: Tournament

February 22, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Riverwood Elementary School, 1330 Stern Lane
Cordova, TN 38016 United States
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Schedule to be announced. A celebration of all of the hard work by team members, team managers, appraisers, & tournament officials, parents, siblings, & others who support the teams throughout their journey.

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Region 3 & 4: Challenge Master & Team Manager Meeting

February 26, 2014 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Scales Elementary School, 6430 Murray Lane
Brentwood, TN 37209 United States
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This is an opportunity for Team Managers to meet the Challenge Master(s) for their Challenge. The specific details of team solutions will not be discussed (no Challenge clarifications will be given), but it's a great chance to get to know your Challenge Masters and learn about tournament procedures.

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March 2014

Region 2: Tournament

March 1, 2014
Milan Middle School, 4040 Middle Road
Milan, TN 38358 United States
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Schedule to be announced. A celebration of all of the hard work by team members, team managers, appraisers, & tournament officials, parents, siblings, & others who support the teams throughout their journey.

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Region 3 Tournament

March 1, 2014
Franklin Road Academy, 4700 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220 United States
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A celebration of all of the hard work by team members, team managers, appraisers, & tournament officials, parents, siblings, & others who support the teams throughout their journey. The tournament site will be open for teams to pre-register and peak in at their Challenge Site on Friday evening from 7:00-7:45pm. This is optional. Download and Print the Tournament Schedule Directions: Upon entering the FRA campus main entrance, the Middle School building will be the first building on the right. There will…

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Region 4 Tournament

March 8, 2014
Brentwood Middle School, 5324 Murray Ln
Brentwood, TN 37027 United States
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A celebration of all of the hard work by team members, team managers, appraisers, & tournament officials, parents, siblings, & others who support the teams throughout their journey. Download a copy of the schedule here!

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Region 5 and 6 Tournament

March 8, 2014
UT Conference Center, 600 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37209 United States
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Free parking at the Locust Street Garage. A celebration of all of the hard work by team members, team managers, appraisers, & tournament officials, parents, siblings, & others who support the teams throughout their journey.

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April 2014

State Tournament

April 12, 2014
Lipscomb University, 3901 Granny White Pike
Nashville, TN 37204 United States
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Documents Lipscomb Campus Map State Tournament Schedule and Program! (If you want to get fancy, here's the program arranged in booklet format -- just set your printer settings to Duplex (front and back) with "Short Edge Binding". Print, fold in half, and staple in the middle!) Insider's Guide An Insiders’ Guide to Tennessee State Tournament 2014 WHEW! Our Team Has Worked So Hard! Here’s your chance to show it off. We’re doing a special presentation at Closing Ceremonies at State…

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May 2014

Global Finals 2014

May 21, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - May 24, 2014 @ 10:00 pm
University Of Tennessee, Knoxville TN United States + Google Map

The World's Largest Celebration of Creativity Destination Imagination teams that advance past Regional and state/country (Affiliate) tournaments are invited to participate in Global Finals—the world's largest celebration of creativity. Global Finals is the culminating event of every Destination Imagination season. In May, over 1,100 teams from teams from 45 states, 7 Canadian provinces and 13 countries gather to showcase their Challenge solutions. Over 15,000 people attend Global Finals to celebrate creativity and have fun. Cost is appoximately $700 per team…

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July 2014

Team Registration for the 2014-15 Season

July 15, 2014 - December 1, 2014

It’s time to put on those creative thinking caps again because team registration for the 2014-15 season of Destination Imagination is officially open! From engineering to service learning to improvisation, this season’s new and unique Challenges are sure to stretch your imagination even further and take you on a journey of a lifetime—all while helping you learn and improve on your interpersonal and management skills, celebrate your creativity, persevere from imagination to innovation and, of course, have fun! We look…

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September 2014

Nashville Area Information Night

September 10, 2014 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Franklin Road Academy, 4700 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220 United States
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Do you know a child who is creative, crazy about puzzles, loves to paint and draw, can build anything out of LEGOs or even just cardboard boxes, writes amazing stories, thinks up whimsical new worlds, has a flair for drama and acting, is totally into science, or has rewired the family toaster into a working time machine (or wants to?) If so, you may just know a DI kid. Each year, over 125,000 young people join small teams and participate…

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