IHSA Debate Updates
IHSA Debate registration will be done through Joy of Tournaments at www.joyoftournaments.com . Entries are due March 4, 2015. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Lainee McGraw, IHSA State Final Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Correction in Policy Debate Topic
The United States federal government should substantially increase its non-military exploration and/or development of the Earth's oceans.
Congressional Legislation is now posted on the IHSA website.
2015-16 Illinois Tournament Schedule
Debate 2015-2016 Season
Illinois offers intense debate competition in the following types of debate: Policy, Congress, Lincoln-Douglas, and Public Forum Debate. Use the following link to find invitations and more specific information about Illinois Debate Tournaments as they are updated during the season. If you have any questions about starting a new team or about tournaments themselves, please contact Lainee McGraw, IHSA Debate State Final Manager, Carl Sandburg High School, at email@example.com.
Meeting Common Core State Standards through Debating and Speaking Activities
2015-16 Topic Synopsis
2015-16 NFHS Topic Ballot for Topic Selection
2015-16 NFHS Final Topic Ballot for Topic Selection