With over 20 years of experience changing lives, Capitol Debate is a full service debate company. Our faculty teaches debaters year round and are the top of their industry. Capitol Debate has coached numerous national champions and has taken the most timid kids and turned them into confident leaders with high self esteem. There is no better investment in your child’s future than giving them the skills of oral advocacy, and there is no other camp in the nation that has the level of experience that Capitol Debate brings to the table. Capitol Debate offers programs year round and throughout the country. Public Forum Debate Camp instructs high school students in the essential skills for success in competitive debate. Taught by renowned teachers with sterling track records, this debate institute teaches students the key processes of effective debate such as case construction, composing briefs, research, rebuttals, cross-fire, evidence analysis, and summary and final focus. Debate students leave our academic camp with the knowledge, skills and practical experience needed to succeed in debate. Our middle school debate camps teach the fundamentals of argumentation, enabling kids to develop core debating skills that boost confidence and self-esteem. They offer students the chance to improve their communication skills in a safe and secure environment. The curricula of our middle school debate camps aim to equip children to structure arguments, prepare debate cases, research evidence, write rebuttal briefs, deliver speeches and refute opponents. It will prepare students to give outstanding speeches in class, perform in a school debate and join their high school debate teams, Model United Nations teams or speech teams. Not only will our students learn debating skills, they will feel an increase in self-worth, learn critical thinking skills and improve communication with their peers.
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM