NYC Middle School Summer Debate Institutes

 The New York City Urban Debate League is the largest and one of the most successful middle school leagues in the nation. Locations are available at Columbia University, Silberman Graduate School, New York University, Maspeth High School and more! Tracks are available for beginners as well as advanced debaters. Skills include public speaking, cross examination, critical thinking, research, argumentative writing, public forum debate, and policy debate. Subjects include the current policy debate resolution, philosophy, political science, critical theory, economics, history, geography, international politics and more. Students will gain a competitive edge for the upcoming debate season.  But most importantly will have fun!