The topic for debate this session: Seattle Schools should move to a year-round school calendar.
Spring session is open to new AND returning debaters! Developed and run by Successful Schools in Action, this program at Blaine, Coe, Lawton, and John Hay schools helps kids improve their public speaking, writing, note taking, and critical thinking skills.
· Taught by Mr. Lincoln, a Seattle Public Schools substitute teacher
· Meet on Wednesdays after school for 12 weeks, starting Feb. 24
· Students develop both affirmative and negative arguments
· A cross-school tournament will be held in May
Tuition is $120, and a limited number of scholarships are available. Online registration is open at www.schoolsinaction.org. Questions? Contact the Debate Program Manager, Sandy Nielsen