No amount of practice can compare to the real thing, as these HK students found out at the International Competition for Young Debaters.
Not sure how to prepare for your first debate competition? Here are five tips that will make you feel confident on the big day.
In debate, it doesn’t matter how quick your comebacks are if they don’t follow reason. Here are some logical mistakes to avoid.
There are numerous amounts of workshops designated to help students improve their debating skills.
After a close round, a young junior debater nervously laughed and asked: “Wasn’t this a prepared motion at the world championships? Why is it being used as a junior impromptu motion in Hong Kong?” I didn’t answer, but if I had been pressed I would have said: “Because things have changed.”
Running a debate club in school provides a platform for debate enthusiasts to thrive and grow even faster together.
Whether you’re for or against any given motion during a debate, these are some key things all debaters should keep in mind.
A Young Post cadet explains why debating is such a popular hobby among HK students.
Struggling with your debating skills? Perhaps you're having trouble in these three important areas: preparation, delivery, and critical thinking.
Maryknoll Convent School defeated Pentecostal Lam Hon Kwong School at the 2015-2016 Hong Kong Secondary Schools Debating Competition Enhanced Format Division 1 Grand Final last Friday at City University of Hong Kong.
In a battle of wits, Adele Ho, Haley Fok, and Tiffany Leung had to use up-to-the-minute facts to prove their arguments.