Richmond Debate
ABOUT US

Richmond Debate Institute is focused on fostering competitive speech and debate in the greater Richmond, Virginia area. Competitive debate has been shown to be an incredible driver of student success, both academically and socially. Our peer based programs push students to articulate proper arguments, conduct quality research, and join the debate.

 

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Richmond Debate
SUNDAY MORNING PROGRAMS

Our Sunday morning programs introduce students to debate by hosting peer-based virtual workshops about monthly topics. Our debate topics engage students to participate in quality conversations regarding government, science and technology, and current events.

 

Students log-on to our Zoom link at 11:00 AM and participate until 1:00 PM. Our Sunday morning programs are ideal for curious 5th to 8th graders.

 

 Register below to access our Zoom link.

 
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WHAT PEOPLE SAY

Parent, 2019

“Perfect and carefully sorted out classes worth all your time and money!”

SUMMER CAMPS

Stay tuned for our 2022 Summer Camps announcement, coming soon!

OUR PARTNERS

We are committed to The Richmond Speech and Debate Initiative (RSDI) to develop Speech & Debate programs in all public middle schools and high schools in the outer Richmond, Virginia area. 

Register

Register for our virtual Sunday morning programs. Our programs are free thanks to the generocity of our partners.

We teach and coordinate debates every Sunday at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Zoom. Please register below to receive access our Zoom link.