Saturday, February 24, 2018
Imperial Valley College
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Speech and Debate Tournament Objectives:
To familiarize students with the procedures of competitive debate.
> To acquaint students with the basics of research.
> To understand the importance of using evidence and research-based information in argumentation.
> To develop skills in reading, writing, and oral expressions.
> To develop skills in organizing materials.
> To emphasize the importance of good delivery when debating an issue.
> To develop a better understanding and appreciation for team participation.