WEEKLY ONLINE LESSONS
Students will participate in weekly online workshops, and prepare for a formal tournament at J.R. Tucker High School (Henrico). Classes begin on September 24th, and students will prepare for the competition on November 11th.
Our weekly lessons will be hosted on Sundays from 2:00PM to 3:30PM (1.5 hour sessions), starting on September 24th and ending November 12th (8 sessions). Homework will be assigned, and students must show they are prepared prior to attending the final tournament.
Our programs are ideal for students ages 12+ who are driven to learn and compete. Upon registering, families with receive a detailed schedule of lessons and tournament logistics.
Debaters from across central Virginia will attend the tournament at J.R. Tucker High School, where RDI team members will compete for a chance to win awards. The tournament is sponsored by the Richmond Forum.
RDI staff will be present at Tucker High School throughout tournament (8AM to 5PM). Students will be supervised and navigated by RDI staff at all times. We welcome parent chaperones, and invite families to serve as volunteer judges.