WORLDS SCHOOLS DEBATE ACADEMY

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9th INTERNATIONAL WORLDS SCHOOLS DEBATE ACADEMY

24th June - 1st of July 2017, Kranjska gora, Slovenia

 

In memoriam of Alfred Tuna Snider

http://debate.uvm.edu/alfredsnider.html

Dear all,

Za in proti, zavod za kulturo dialoga/Pro et contra, Institute for culture of dialogue kindly invite you to the 9th International Worlds Schools Debate Academy in beautiful Kranjska gora, Slovenia from June 24th to July 1st 2017.

The training part of the WSDA brings lectures, exercises, debate and content electives, practice debates. The participants are divided in different groups on the basis of their experience – from beginners to really advanced ones, the last days there is a tournament.

WSDA targets STUDENTS from 13 to 18, can be already experienced debaters or complete beginners and everything in between. The training is very intense and very active, a lot of small groups interactive practices with excellent international trainers. You can register as a group or individually. WSDA staff members will take care of the participants who are coming withouth accompanying adults.

TEACHERS, COACHES ... TRACK We do have a special track for everybody who would like to use debate techniques as one of the active method in the classroom and/or start debate club at their schools - debate coaches, trainers, judges, organisers, trainers - who would like to learn more how to run debate club, train, judge and organise debate events. Last year we had 24 teachers,coaches and debate organisers participating in this program.

In the previous 8 WSDAs participants came from the following countries: Bahrein, Bolgaria, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech R, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Honk Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Kazahstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malesia, Moldova, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Venezuela. The number of participants is growing every year, there were almost 200 participants in 2016!

Please check the information about past WSDA at http://debateacademy.net/Debate_Academy/WSDA_Slovenia.html and join WSDA facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/worldschoolsdebateacademy/

Please check the information about past WSDA at http://debateacademy.net/Debate_Academy/WSDA_Slovenia.html and join WSDA facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/worldschoolsdebateacademy/

If you have any additional questions, please, feel free to contact me at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Looking forward hosting you in Kranjska gora,

Bojana Skrt
director WSDA
Za in proti, zavod za kulturo dialoga

WSDA is the international Worlds Schools Debate training program for debaters, teachers, coaches and judges running from 2009 being organised by Slovenian national debate organisation Za in proti, zavod za kulturo dialoga/Pro et contra, Institute of culture of dialogue www.zainproti.com and World Debate Institute USA, http://debate.uvm.edu/debateblog/wdi/Welcome.html

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