Skills desired by Fortune 500 Companies
(in order of importance)
(1) team work
(2) problem solving
(3) interpersonal skills
(4) oral communication
What academic challenge targets these skills?
Answer: Knowledge Bowl.
SWWC offers both Jr. High and Sr. High Knowledge Bowl Programs. This page contains general information for ALL coaches. Refer to the Junior High Knowledge Bowl or Senior High Knowledge Bowl pages for information specific to those programs.
Blank SOS Template - add data, the formulas are included. Remember not to clear the ivory colored columns, which have the formulas. You'll still have to sort after each round (as before) so you'll need someone who knows Excel to run it, but the template does the SOS part automatically and will save time.
Sample SOS Scoring Sheet
Sample SOS Template - has sample data; the formulas are included. Remember not to clear the ivory colored columns, which have the formulas.
Practice Questions KB Coaches, please click HERE to view Junior High and Senior High practice questions. These are questions that have been used in previous competitions.
Enter the Knowledge Bowl Coaches' user name and password. If you are a coach participating in SWWC's Knowledge Bowl program and need the password, please contact Gail at firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-537-2273.