Information for Judges Lauren Jacob
Judging debates is vital to running a debate tournament. Students thrive on competition and the opportunity to prove what they have worked towards. Judging tournaments does NOT require previous debate experience; all that is needed is a good ear, patience, and encouragement. Please refer to the three resources below.
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