Johnson County Schools FPS/CmPS teams will be competing against the World at the Future Problem Solving Program International (FPSPI) in La Crosse, Wisconsin June 6th through the 10th.
FPSPI is a dynamic international program involving thousands of students annually from around the world. Developed in 1974 by creativity pioneer Dr. E. Paul Torrance, Future Problem Solving (FPS) provides competitive and non-competitive components for today’s curriculum via a six-step model which teaches critical and creative thinking, problem-solving, and decision making.
The Future Problem Solving Six-Step Model:
- Identify challenges related to the topic or Future Scene
- Select an Underlying Problem
- Produce solution ideas to the Underlying Problem
- Generate and select criteria to evaluate solution ideas
- Evaluate solution ideas
- Develop an Action Plan
Johnson County Schools needs your help! Below are 2 documents about each school’s project and all of the sponsorship packages for Johnson County International FPS and CmPS teams. Any support is greatly appreciated.