The calendar is nearly complete. Still need a volunteer to host the December tournament but dates/locations are otherwise set. Please let me know if you can host in December. 2016-17 Calendar, as of October 25 Sunday, October 23, Coach/Judge/Student Workshop,… Read More ›
Middle School Public Debate Program (MSPDP) information has a new page on this site. Important MSPDP news and announcements will be listed here until the new Public Debate Program website is completed, Fall 2017.
Welcome to the home of the High School Public Debate Program (HSPDP), featuring national and international class and contest debating for students from 9th-12th grades in the US and like ages/grades in other countries. The HSPDP is one of 4… Read More ›
There is a single rule change and Points of Information (POIs) and Heckling rule clarifications for 2015-16. RULES CHANGE Students may use electronic media during preparation time to access debate materials. Students may not use an electronic device to connect… Read More ›
Registration for HSPDP league invitational tournaments is Wednesday, 6:00 PM (the Wednesday prior to a weekend tournament, e.g., the registration deadline for a tournament on Sunday, November 9 is Wednesday, November 5, 6:00 PM). Registration for other events (e.g. WSDC… Read More ›