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Public Forum Debate, $600

Summer 2020

Our class will teach you effective case construction, rebuttal and crossfire techniques, and public speaking skills. July 13-19, 9AM-5PM

Policy Debate, $600

Summer 2020

Students will learn strategic case construction, public speaking, and other debating skills necessary to succeed in policy debate. Class will include a VDA brief. July 27-31, 9AM-5PM

Fundamentals of Debate and Public Speaking, $450

Summer 2020

Introductory course that teaches 5th and 6th grade students public speaking and the fundamentals of debate. June 22-26, 9AM-1PM

Lincoln-Douglas Debate, $600

Summer 2020

Our class will teach you strategic case construction, value and value criterion and framework analysis, refutation, and other important skills necessary to succeed. July 20-24, 9AM-5PM

Model United Nations, $450

Summer 2020

Students will learn public speaking, debating, and other skills necessary to succeed in Model United Nations. June 22-26, 2PM-6PM

Introductory Middle School Debate, $450

Summer 2020

The Middle School Debate class will introduce students to strategic case construction, effective questioning, framework analysis, public speaking, and other skills necessary for competitive Middle School debate. This class is for new students. July 6-10, 9AM-1PM.

Advanced Research and Argumentation, $600

Summer 2020

Our class will cover advanced research methods, argumentation schemes, and public speaking drills to improve experienced Junior Varsity and Varsity debaters' skills. This class is recommended for JV debaters with two years of experience and Varsity debaters looking to compete successfully on the local and national circuit. August 3-7, 9AM-2PM

Private Coaching

Summer 2020

For students that cannot attend camp dates or are looking for coaching during the season, private tutor sessions are available. Tutor schedules and prices are flexible.

Advanced Middle School Debate, $450

Summer 2020

The Advanced Middle School Debate class will hone students' skills in areas of case construction, framework analysis, refutations, and other skills necessary for competitive debate. This class is for students with previous camp or debate experience. July 6-10, 2PM-6PM

 

Debate Camp Classic, $275

Summer 2020

Our class will cover all the necessary fundamentals of debate to make any student competent in all debate platforms. Our camp teaches case construction, flowing, impact calculus and analysis, rebuttals, all with lots of practice. This class is recommended for JV debaters a year or less of debate experience August 10-14, 9AM-4PM

Middle School Debate, $245

Summer 2020

Students will be introduced to proper argumentative speaking, how to research for articles and warrant their positions. By the end of the camp, all students will prepare an argumentative speech with research evidence and a refutation of the opposing side. August 10th - 14th, 9AM - 4PM. 

Advanced Public Forum Debate, $275

Summer 2020

Our Public Forum will teach you effective case construction, rebuttal and crossfire techniques, and public speaking skills. We focus on teaching students efficiency, and speaking drills to get every student up to nationally ranking standards. This camp is perfect for students with a year or more of PF experience. August 10th - 14th, 9AM - 4PM. 

Congress Debate Camp, $215

Summer 2020

Our class will cover all the necessary fundamentals of debate to make any student competent in all debate platforms. Our camp teaches case construction, flowing, impact calculus and analysis, rebuttals, all with lots of practice. This class is recommended for JV debaters a year or less of debate experience August 10-14, 9AM-4PM

Advanced Lincoln-Douglas Debate, $275

Summer 2020

Our Lincoln Douglas camp class will teach you strategic case construction, value and value criterion and framework analysis, refutation, and other important skills necessary to succeed on a national level. This camp is perfect for students with a year or more of LD experience. August 10th - 14th, 9AM-4PM

Forensics Camp, $165

Summer 2020

This summer, VDA will be hosting speech camps for students in Forensics. This camp is perfect for those who want to develop their scripts and learn from past Forensic champions

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