Debating

  • Speech Textbooks
    If you want to stay on top of your game in the speech world, speech textbooks are an easy way to keep your skills sharp and ready for competition. You can read through and learn from speech textbooks....
  • Extemp
    Extemp is all about thinking on your feet. Imagine if you were given a choice of three topics on which to write and memorize a 5-minute speech, and you only had about an hour to do it! This kind of ....
  • Student Congress
    If you are unhappy with the conditions at your school and want to see changes implemented, you need to be a part of student congress. As a part of student congress, you are representing the voices an....
  • Extemporaneous Speech
    Top employers and recruiters for successful companies often seek people who are experts in extemporaneous speech. These people are able to give thorough, detailed presentations and speeches without a....
  • Summer Debate Camps
    Some students return from summer vacation with new clothes, a new tan, or a new boyfriend or girlfriend. Smarter students return to school with new speaking and analytical skills because they spent a....
  • Debate Summer Camps
    When most people think of debate summer camps, they usually picture a college campus full of students who are aspiring politicians or lawyers. Although debating skills are a necessity for anyone in p....
  • High School Debate Topics
    High school debate topics can easily be integrated with a class's current lesson plan or curriculum. For example, you could stage a debate in a history class about the role of the United States in th....
  • Teaching Debate
    If you've made your rounds on the debate circuits, and have been crowned the winner of many a debate, why not consider teaching debate? When you teach debate, you are sharing your winning techniques ....
  • Computer Research
    Before the days of computer research, finding information for a report or a debate required detective skills found only in Sherlock Holmes stories. Sure, you would start your research using the outda....
  • Improvisation Games
    Improvisation games are a fun and humorous way to liven and loosen up any group of people. Having to come up with a speech or a skit at the drop of a hat is a great way to exercise your thinking and ....