Learn how to win your debate at the Leadership Institute’s Debate Workshop taught by speech writer Dr. John Shosky.
The Debate Workshop takes place at the Leadership Institute’s Steven P.J. Wood Building located in Arlington, VA.
Former speech writer for three presidential administrations, Dr. John Shosky, will be your instructor for this informative and hands-on workshop.
Attendees will learn the essential elements of debate during an introductory lecture. You’ll analyze successful and unsuccessful debate techniques using real-life examples. Attendees will then have an opportunity to deliver and to defend a winning opening and closing statement.
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What to expect: In this full-day workshop, you will receive the essential skills for developing a winning argument at your next debate. After the lecture portion of the workshop, you will prepare an opening statement for the given topic during a working lunch. Next, you’ll practice these statements in an exercise by delivering your opening statement and taking questions from your peers. The instructor will give feedback during this debate exercise.
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