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UK Season Opener — Silver and Gold PF Qualifiers

Gold Acton Boxborough AJ Blake LM Cambridge KH Chagrin Falls CR Dupont Manual BH Evanston Township WK Fairmont Prep OC Fairmont Prep SP Hackley BW Hawken SK Lincoln-Sudbury Regional CS Millburn CZ Mission San Jose GH Mission San Jose KM Poly Prep SS William Mason NR   Silver  Acton Boxborough GL Capitol BC Centerville BV Clayton Bradley CC Dublin Jerome CZ Dupont Manual CS Fairmont Prep IK Lake Mary HM

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Learning to Lead through Debate

Miami Herald  With its mission to “cultivate leadership and critical thinking skills in Miami’s urban public school students,” the Miami-Dade Urban Debate League’s free summer program taught several dozen students about teamwork, cooperative learning, academic excellence, critical reflection and individual student growth. Available to middle- and high-school students, the camp’s goal is to “empower the participants to become confident, successful citizens, who are advocates for themselves and their community and

Ridge Forensics Team places at national competition

July 24, 2017 The Ridge High School Forensics Team, an interscholastic speech and debate team, was named a 2017 Debate School of Excellence at the National Speech & Debate Tournament held June 18 to 23 in Birmingham, Ala. The award is presented each year to the top 20 schools in total debate points at the national championship. This year, the team, led by coach David Yastremski, competed in the Lincoln-Douglas

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Gonzaga Debate Institute Draws Top High School Students Nationwide

SPOKANE, Wash. – More than 175 high school students nationwide are coming to Gonzaga University this summer for the Gonzaga Debate Institute. The Institute – directed by Glen Frappier, director of debate and senior lecturer at Gonzaga – offers high school students of all ages and experience levels lectures, workshops, practice debates, and research opportunities to prepare them for upcoming competition. Much of the students’ preparation will be directed at