Registration for summer camp 2020 is open! To view additional class options, please click on the Northern Virginia tab at the top of this page. Our camp is hosted at 3460 Centreville Rd. Chantilly, VA. In order to reserve your spot, please submit an online registration and the nonrefundable down payment. Returning students are entitled to summer 2019's full tuition. We will send those students a link to pay this fee.
Virginia Debate Academy courses consist of lectures, Socratic seminars, and workshops to teach and improve students’ critical thinking, public speaking, and overall debate skills. Our classes have an average of 6 students per teacher, ensuring students have ample time and help to prepare for mock debates, public speaking activities, and other workshop assignments. VDA’s unique curriculum that is developed by debaters, coaches, and career professionals will also allow students to learn advantageous presentation and critical thinking skills applicable to other academic and professional fields. All of our High School courses, except for the Advanced Research and Argumentation listing, are for students with 0-2 years of experience.