Elective Workshop - World Schools Debating 101 (For International Students) (2020)
Dates: June 29 - July 2
This program will cover the basic strategies to excel in the World Schools debating format. Instruction will be for students with no experience in the World Schools format, to those with limited experience, or those whose primary experience has been in another format and are now considering the World Schools format. A study of the duties of the speakers, motion analysis, best practices in navigating impromptu preparation, best practices in developing prepared motions, effective uses of Points of Information will be studied along with much, much, more! Students will have debates to begin putting into practice what they have learned. Students will hear perspectives in these areas from trainers from all around the world.