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Exchange students sharpen English skills through debate

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Exchange students sharpen English skills through debate

Aberdeen News Living in a different country for the first time and adding a language barrier can hold challenges of its own, but three foreign exchange students have decided to use the opportunity to the fullest. They have joined the Aberdeen Central Debate team to sharpen and expand their English skills. From Russia, Ukraine and Germany, the three girls have been placed in Aberdeen for the school year and are

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Academic Debate Competition: The International Co-Curricular

As education is internationalized, secondary schools need to start thinking beyond core subject curriculum and into electives and other academic co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. These activities should not just be any valuable activities that are transplanted from one country (often the US) to another country, but should be activities that present students with the opportunity to interact with, and compete against, students from all over the world.  Supporting competitive academic