Basic Debate

A helpful graph to chart what each speaker should cover in each speech.

Debate Textbook

Articles On Debate

Some tips on how to choose a good Affirmative position.

Why the judge always makes the right decision.

Debate Exercises

A challenging exercise to boost speed in critical thinking.

A helpful speech exercise for Affirmative speakers.

This textbook is designed for the training and instruction of the beginning debater as well as the beginning debate coach.

Debate Resources

Students and coaches alike can find these debate resources helpful.

Watch this video
and learn to flow!

Flowing is a method of note-taking used by debaters. This short instructional video walks through all the steps of flowing. Useful for students, coaches, and judges alike!