Check out what's new in speech and debate!
Visit the Self-Guided Student Learning Resource Hub for the latest resource updates! The January topic analyses, practice questions, and sample motions are all available. On this page, you'll also find:
PF and LD Topic Resources
- Congress Legislation
- Extemp Questions
Submit Congress Legislation
We want to hear from you! Any NSDA member student may now submit legislation to be considered for the 2022 National Tournament Docket (multiple submissions welcome). The legislation will not be tied to a student, school, or district. Our goal is to open the door to more submissions, more diverse topics, and more student input. Legislation is due February 15. Learn more »
Informative Speech Breakdown
Go behind the scenes in the crafting of a final round Informative speech with a three-time national finalist. Pick up tips for writing, transitions, humor, and using visual aids.
New for High School Seniors: Claim Your Alumni Membership
You have already experienced firsthand the power of participating in speech and debate. Now stay connected to your community by claiming your free alumni membership during our inaugural launch week January 24-28! Learn more »
Free Scrimmages Happening Now Through March 2022
Jump into your second semester with the Springboard Series! Coming up next—live speech and live debate on January 25 or 27. Rising stars and open divisions of all speech and debate events will be offered. Can't make these dates? Get the full schedule now »
The Springboard Series offers you essential feedback and ranks from judges across the country and is an excellent way to build your skills and confidence with zero entry fees.
Ask Your Coach to Nominate You
From more than 140,000 NSDA member students, fewer than 2% earn the Academic All American Award. This prestigious award celebrates academic excellence and competitive success and is a great achievement to list on college applications or resumes. Ask your coach to nominate you if you're eligible or, if you're not yet, set a goal to get there before graduation.
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