This a collection of videos including lectures, demonstration debates, and other lessons freely shared by debate programs and summer debate institutes.  We've gathered these links all in once place to help students and coaches find teaching materials that are not collected elsewhere.

Thank you to Callie Chappell and the faculty and staffs of The Emory National Debate Institute, George Mason University Debate Institute, Georgetown Debate Seminar, Hoya-Spartan Scholars, The Mean Green Workshops, and The Spartan Debate Institute for providing materials.

If you have questions, comments, or additions, please email Maggie Berthiaume.

 

2014-2015 Policy Topic  — Surveillance Lectures

Surveillance Topic Lecture — Edward Lee, Emory University, Spartan Debate Institute 2015

Surveillance Topic Lecture — John Turner, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

SSRA Affirmative — Ross Gordon, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

Surveillance Negative Arguments — James Herndon, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

Surveillance and Security — Dr. Shawn Powers, Professor at Georgia State University, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

Surveillance and Privacy Dr. John Sullivan, Executive Director of the Free Software Foundation, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

Go Fight Win Novice Debate Series — Surveillance Edition — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan

 

Policy Debate — Critiques

All Things Kritik — John Turner, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

Anthropocentrism, Part I — Will Repko, Michigan State University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Anthropocentrism, Part II Will Repko, Michigan State University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014 

Feminist International Relations and Deleuze and Guattari — Gabe Murillo, University of Oklahoma, Mean Green Workshops 2014

Heidegger — Professor Wayne J. Froman, George Mason University, George Mason Debate Institute 2014

Meta-Ethics in Debate — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Nietzsche — Isaac Brown, George Mason Debate Institute 2014

Rhetorical Criticism — George Mason Debate Institute 2014

Topic Criticisms — Mean Green Workshops 2014

 

Policy Debate — Performance and Identity Based Arguments

Disidentification — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Performance — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Race Debates — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Race and Debate, Part I — Chris Randall, Rutgers University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Race and Debate, Part II — Chris Randall, Rutgers University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Wilderson — Kristie Cramer, George Mason University, George Mason Debate Institute 2014

 

Policy Debate — Introductory/Novice Lectures

Go Fight Win Novice Debate Series — Surveillance Edition — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan

Policy Debate 101: Part 1, Part 2, Q & A — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

How to Be Affirmative: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Counterplans: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Disadvantages: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Flowing — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

The Format of a Debate — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Impact Calculus — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Refutation — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Risk Assessment — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

Topicality: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 — Callie Chappell, University of Michigan and Traverse City Central High School (See above for 2015-2016 Versions)

 

Policy Debate — General Skills Lectures

The Art of Block Writing — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2014

Cross Examination — Melissa Wade, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

The Art of Cross Examination — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2013

Cross Examination Drill — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Debating Extinction Scenarios — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Answering Disadvantages — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Impact Calculus — Stephen Weil, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

Judge Adaptation — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Judge Psychology — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2013

Pro Tips — Jason Sigalos, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

Rebuttals — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Advanced Risk Assessment — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2014

Situational Awareness and Strategic Vision — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2014

How to Succeed as a Sophomore — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Spartan Debate Institute 2013

The Art of Speaking Efficiently — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, Hoya-Spartan Scholars 2014

Weighing Evidence and Arguments — Mean Green Workshops 2014

 

Lincoln-Douglas Debate — General Skills Lectures

Offense — Danny DeBois, Harvard University and Harrison High School, Mean Green Workshops 2014

Politics Disadvantages in LD — Mean Green Workshops 2014

 

Research and Technology

Advanced Paperless Debate — Ricardo Saenz, Georgia Tech, Spartan Debate Institute 2013

Introduction to Research — Erik Mathis, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2015

Paperless Debating Cody Crunkilton, University of Minnesota, Spartan Debate Institute 2015

Research Techniques — Maggie Berthiaume, Woodward Academy, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Using Verbatim on the Mac — Aaron Hardy, Ashtar Communications, Spartan Debate Institute 2013

Using Verbatim on the PC — Aaron Hardy, Ashtar Communications, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

 

Teaching, Learning and Team Management

Logical Fallacies — Peter Cancro, George Mason Debate Institute 2014

Managing Debate Without a Coach — Mean Green Workshops 2014

The Science of Winning — Maggie Berthiaume, Woodward Academy, Georgetown Debate Seminar 2013

 

Succeeding at Debate Institute

Making the Most of Debate Camp — Bill Batterman, Woodward Academy, HoyaSpartan Scholars 2014

Succeeding at Debate Camp — Abby Schirmer, Stratford Academy, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

 

Policy Demonstration Debates

Demonstration Debate — Barkley Forum at Emory and the Atlanta Urban Debate League

Demonstration Debate — Spartan Debate Institute 2014

 

LD Demonstration Debates

Demonstration Debate — Mean Green Workshops 2013

 

Public Forum Demonstration Debates

Demonstration Debate — Mean Green Workshops 2014

 

2014-2015 Policy Topic — Oceans Topic Lectures

Debating the Oceans — Ed Lee, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

Ocean Development — Aaron Hardy, Ashtar Communications, and Jenny Alme, Harker School, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Oceans Topic Lecture — Nick Miller, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014

Oceans Topic Lecture — Jonathan Paul, Georgetown University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

Oceans Topic Lecture — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Power Relations — Kristie Cramer, George Mason University, George Mason Debate Institute 2014

 

2014-2015 Policy Topic — Affirmative Lectures

Debating the MH-370 Affirmative — Will Repko, Michigan State University, Spartan Debate Institute 2014

 

2014-2015 Policy Topic — Negative Lectures

Debating the Economy — Mean Green Workshops 2014

Winning Negative Strategy — Viveth Karthikeyan, Emory University, Emory National Debate Institute 2014