Manhattan Debate Workshop on January 31st!

NYC iSCHOOL HOSTS JANUARY 31ST “DATE WITH DEBATE” PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOPIC WORKSHOP!

 

Click here to register!  Shout outs to the iSchool and Coach Tom Jones for hosting our first Monthly “Date with Debate” PFD Topic Workshop! Our goal is to bring together the most passionate debaters, coaches, teachers, judges, volunteers and community topic experts for an evening of debate training, discussion and practice on the monthly debate topics! Free dinner, dessert, coaching, practices, fun, guest speakers! Tentatively scheduled keynote speaker is Fox Executive Vincent Cordero (learn more about him at http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/community/2011/10/28/fox-family-vincent-cordero-inducted-into-hsf-alumni-hall-fame/)

Agenda!

4:00pm – Arrival 

4:00pm-4:30pm – Pizza & Public Exhibition Debate

4:30pm-5:00pm – Guest Speakers

5:00pm-6:00pm – Workshops

6:00pm-6:30pm – Debate & Dessert!

How to Sign Up!

Click here for Online Registration or (https://www.tabroom.com/index/tourn/index.mhtml?tourn_id=1879)

Workshop Details! 

  • When?  January 31st 4pm-6:30pm
  • Where?  The iSchool – 131 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue) & Broome Street
  • Who?  All grade levels!  
  • Why?  Topic experts!  Food!  Fun!  Practices!  Workshops! Topic resources!  And more!

Directions!

  • The Cross streets are Avenue of the Americas/6th Ave and Broome Street
  • B/D/F/M – Broadway/Lafayette Station
  • C/E – Spring Street Station
  • 1 – Canal Street Station
  • N/R/J/Z/Q – Canal Street Station

Public Forum Debate Topics!

High School Topic

“Resolved: On balance, the rise of China is beneficial to the interests of the United States.” 

 

Middle School and Elementary School Topic

“Resolved: The United States Middle East Policy should change to accept Palestine as a sovereign nation.”