Class name: Introduction to Debate
Class limit: 16 
Restrictions: Ages 10 and up
Tuition: $115 
Time: 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Class Description:

 

Being able to communicate clearly and respectfully is an essential life skill, and what better activity than debate to instill these abilities? In this class, students will learn how to present an argument that utilizes logic and evidence, as well as public-speaking skills that will aid them throughout their lives. We'll start by exploring some of the basics, before focusing on two specific forms of debate most popular in Massachusetts - Lincoln-Douglas (LD) and Public Forum (PF). 


Instructors:Tinghan Wang (Chloe)

Tinghan Wang is a student at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School. She is the co-captain of the Speech and Debate team at the high school, and has led her team to multiple national appearances.