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The Value of MS Debate

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The Value of MS Debate

NYC Department of Ed Resources NYC Middle School Quality Initiative Debate Report/Study — NYC DOE Office of Policy & Support NYC MSQI January Newsletter [vimeo 116861581 w=500 h=281] MSQI Stories – Debate from MSQI on Vimeo. From “The Buzz” — January 2015  NYCDO Program   [vimeo 99820296 w=500 h=281] MSQI Debate Tournament – January 2014 from MSQI on Vimeo. Other The Value of Speech and Debate in the Middle School

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Making the Case for Teaching Students to Debate

By Paul Deards  Edweek Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen Douglas … John F. Kennedy vs. Richard M. Nixon … even Lloyd Bentsen vs. Dan Quayle—American history is filled with great debates that have made an indelible impact on our country’s collective memory. In fact, debating could be seen as a national pastime, as American as apple pie and baseball. Today, as we in the education world consider how best to modify