Spiridon - Virtual and Real Mix of Academics and Sports

Creative and alternative initiatives to generate learning and development are fantastic to witness. This month, children between 8 and 16 are invited to take part in an innovative event that unites technology, academics and sports. This event starts off in a digital computer game simulating arace of 1.75 km along the Cali River that also has as purpose to promote sports and more integration of the families.

Along the race, quastions on general culture that require external help are presented. The first 2500 children in each category classify for the real race, taking place on May 29, and the 10 first places will my awared with a price.

In Cali, as in Colombia in general, the early childhood ages need special attention in education provision, and sectors with special needs were specifically reached out to for this Spiridon challenge.