Make a Positive Impact In Your World and Your Future.
Global Issues Problem Solving (GIPS) teaches students how to think creatively about the future as students research and analyze the annual topics.
It can be used as a curriculum, integrated into content areas, or offered as an extra-curricular option.
What is Global Issues Problem Solving (GIPS)?
Participants research a series of global topics and apply FPSPI's proprietary six-step problem solving process to resolve the Future Scene — a hypothetical scenario set 20-30 years in the future. Culminating in a detailed Action Plan, entries are authentically assessed and scored by trained evaluators.
Future Problem Solving students from more than 37 states and 14 countries.
Over 250,000 students globally
have participated in the last decade!
Promotes Written and Verbal communication skills.