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1 Joseph Zompetti School of Communication Illinois State University

2 Different formats Switch-side positions of advocacy over a topic of controversy 1. topic chosen by national committee or tournament hosts 2. time limits 3. research expectations 4. speeches based on positions of advocacy

3 1. Critical Thinking 2. Research, listening, organization, note-taking skills 3. Speaking (and advocacy) skills

4 -- Learn valuable, life-long skills of advocacy for civic engagement

5 -- Prepare students on issues of controversy

6 -- Engaging & preparing students 1. public debates 2. work with high schools (teams & tournaments) 3. Debate in the Neighborhood (DIN) a. youth groups & youth centers b. at-risk & minority youth (Roma) 4. work with NGOs for community & social empowerment (Burma) 5. political campaigns

7 Civic Engagement/PEP concerns: Attitudes Values Beliefs Debate teaches: Knowledge Issue affect Advocacy (behavior)

8 Joseph Zompetti School of Communication Illinois State University


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