Debate Camp

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Description

This camp is an excellent start for your child's path to public speaking success. Enroll today for them to learn how to convert their ideas into structured and well-developed arguments and present them effectively.

 

They will learn

  • Public Speaking Skills

  • Current Events

  • Teamwork

  • Critical Thinking

  • How to communicate important data points

  • Persuasion Techniques

  • Research Skills

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Camp Leaders Bios

Instructor: Yash Mishra 

● Varsity Lincoln Douglas debater, graduated from Lynbrook High School in 2021 ● He has been doing competitive debate since 6th grade 

● He competed in Public Forum (PF) debate for 3 years and Lincoln-Douglas (LD) debate for 4 years. 

● Served as the LD Captain in Lynbrook High School debate team for three years ● Winner of the Silicon Valley Urban Debate League Spring Invitational in Varsity LD ● Semifinalist at the Santa Clara University Dempsey Cronin Invitational and at the Stephen Stewart Invitational in Varsity LD 

● Advanced to elimination rounds in 14 tournaments 

● Organized and taught at the Silicon Valley Debate Academy summer camp for One Stop Learning Center and inAtalent in 2019 

● Taught debate for One Stop Learning Center for one year 

● Taught debate at a private academy, Lynbrook High School summer debate camps, volunteered to judge rounds at Miller Middle School 

Instructor: Vibhor Narang 

● Rising Varsity Debater at Cupertino High School 

● He has been doing Lincoln Douglas (LD) debate for a year, picking up multiple awards ● He was a finalist at the Silicon Valley Urban Debate League Spring Invitational, Quarterfinalist at the Stanford Invitational, Octafinalist at the John Lewis Silicon Valley Urban Debate League Invitational, and Undefeated at the CFL Super Debate 2 League tournament 

● His overall record for the 2020-2021 season has been 27-18 

● Has experience working with new debaters to help them create cases

Instructor: Aanya Mishra
● Rising Varsity Debater at Lynbrook High School
● She has been doing Public Forum (PF) debate since 6th grade.
● She has been competing in Public Forum for three years.
● She was a finalist at the California Middle School State Championship
● She was a finalist at the Democratized Debate Invitational
● She was a semifinalist at Western JV and to octofinalist at Stratford