December 2016 | A monthly publication of the National Speech & Debate Association
Let's end 2016 with a bang! Get all the details about new resources, awards, and contests below.
Last Chance to Vote for the Policy Topic » The final two topic areas for 2017-2018 are Energy Policy and Education Reform. Visit www.speechanddebate.org/topics to log in and access the online ballot before Thursday at 4:00 p.m. CT.
Poster Design Contest »Help spread the news! Design or propose a poster to encourage and promote a celebration of National Speech and Debate Education Day. Entries are due January 6, 2017. For complete details, visit www.speechanddebate.org/nsde-day.
Educator of the Year »Do you know a coach who has enhanced the quality of education in speech and debate? On March 3, we will recognize our inaugural Educator of the Year award recipient. While nominations cannot be made by students, please share your thoughts with a parent, teacher, or administrator and encourage them to nominate a deserving individual. Click hereto learn more.