IHSA Administrator

Susie Knoblauch

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State Tournament

State Finals: March 17-18, 2017
 

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Announcements

Debate Training Session 9-26-15


2015 IHSA Final Congress Debate Video


IHSA Debate Updates

Registration

IHSA Debate registration will be done through Joy of Tournaments at www.joyoftournaments.com . Entries are due March 2, 2016. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Lainee McGraw, IHSA State Final Manager, at emcgraw@d230.org


Policy Debate Topic
Problem area: Surveilance
Resolution:
Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially curtail its domestic surveillance.


2016-17 Illinois Tournament Schedule


Debate 2016-2017 Season
Illinois offers intense debate competition in the following types of debate: Policy, Congress, Lincoln-Douglas, and Public Forum Debate. Use the following link to find invitations and more specific information about Illinois Debate Tournaments as they are updated during the season. If you have any questions about starting a new team or about tournaments themselves, please contact Lainee McGraw, IHSA Debate State Final Manager, Carl Sandburg High School, at emcgraw@d230.org.

Meeting Common Core State Standards through Debating and Speaking Activities


2017-18 Topic Synopsis


2017-18 NFHS Topic Ballot for Topic Selection


2017-18 NFHS Final Topic Ballot for Topic Selection



Resources

Quick Facts


State Series Information & Results


Terms & Conditions


Speech Rule Book (includes IE, DGI, and DB)


2017 IHSA Legislation for Student Congress

  • Congress Memo
  • Preliminary Legislation Assignments
  • Elimination Legislation Assignments
  • Resolution Template
  • Bill Template
  • Preliminary Sessions Legislation Packet
  • Elimination Sessions Legislation Packet

2017 Debate Topics


State Final Qualifier Information


State Final Tentative Time Schedule

Scoreboard