Damien Summer Debate Workshop
2019 Damien Summer Debate Workshop
-Over 20 years experience coaching debate
-Instructors have coached top level debaters at both the college and high school level
-Experience providing both group and individual instruction
-Gain a strong understanding of policy and public forum debate
-Get a head start on 2019-2020 policy resolution and Sept/Oct. public forum resolution
-Students will learn advanced argumentation skills
-Public Forum Debate
-Monday-Thursday, each week from July 9 to August 1.
-$150 Per week
-$50 deposit due by July 1
-4 Week workshop: Participants may attend 1,2,3 or 4 weeks.
Week 1: Develop argumentation skills, learn debate formats, gain knowledge of upcoming season’s topic
Week 2: Focus is on argument development, research and case writing.
Week 3: Training on advanced argumentation, rebuttals and cross-examination/cross-fire
Week 4: Practice debates, how to prepare for the upcoming season, workshop tournament.