Applications to the 2021 Summer Debate Camp are now open!

DebateDrills Courses

The DebateDrills Academy provides elite, interactive debate education for all skill levels, events, and ages. From thoughtfully designed lectures that contain quizzes to reinforce concepts, guided drills and exercises with sample speeches, and topic-specific resources, the Academy provides an unparalleled learning opportunity for students and teachers interested in academic debate. Sign up for free or explore some sample courses below!

Free!

Introduction to Lincoln Douglas Debate

Experience Level: Novice

Free!

Introduction to Argument Structure

Experience Level: Novice

Free!

January 2021 Public Forum Topic Analysis

Experience Level: All

Free!

January 21 Public Forum - The Terrorism Disadvantage

Experience Level: All

Free!

Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis

Experience Level: Beginner

Free!

January 21 Public Forum - Over-Collection Advantage

Experience Level: All

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FAQs

Nope! You can make a free account and access full-length courses, guided exercises, and topic-specific resources.

Yes! We have recruited a diverse team from various event backgrounds to create useful resources for all debate events and interests. Our introductory series covers foundational debate concepts that apply regardless of debate event.

There is none! A disruption of the information asymmetry that defines competitive debate has been long overdue. With the Academy, students and teachers can meaningfully learn the skills they previously could only access by attending residential debate camps over the summer or being part of an institutional program.