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Defining a high school debating topic – 1. with Elinor Stephenson

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Elinor Stephenson

This week's topic: 'That we should punish sports clubs for the off-field behaviour of their players.'

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 2. with Maja Vasic

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Maja Vasic

This week Maja Vasic defines the high school topic “That we should never allow people under 18 to use social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.” (Hint: try writing your own definition for that topic before watching and then see how you compare to a great coach!)

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 3. with Hugh Bartley

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Hugh Bartley

This week Hugh Bartley defines the topic: 'That the casts of Australian films and TV shows should be required to reflect the racial diversity of the population.'

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 4. with Guy Suttner

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Guy Suttner

This week Guy looks at the topic 'That we should ban all ads for unhealthy things'.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 5. with Indigo Crosweller

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Indigo Crosweller

This week Indigo preps for the debate 'That we should have quotas for women in parliament'.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 7. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

This week we chat through the set-up for the topic 'That all under-12s sporting teams should be mixed gender'.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 8. with Sarah Jackson

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Sarah Jackson

This week Sarah runs through the popular 2019 topic 'That we should ban all technology from the classroom'.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Defining a high school debating topic – 9. with Hugh Bartley

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Hugh Bartley

This week Hugh sets up the topic 'That we should have mandatory parenting classes for all new parents'.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 1. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

Exploring a useful framework for quickly writing and explaining an argument.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 2. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

This week we look at ways to expand and improve arguments by looking at the different stakeholders in the debate.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 3. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

We explore strategies to presenting more complicated principled arguments. Email Tony with any questions or suggestions!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 4. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

This week we look at arguments around informed consent to harms in 'banning' debates. Email us if you'd like to follow something up!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 5. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

This week we talk about ways to argue that bans will or won't work in your debate. Remember, you can email us if you have any questions!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 6. with Tony Davey and Emily Kim

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey and Emily Kim

With the Plain English Speaking Award springing back to life we're dedicating this week to public speaking! Emily and Tony chat through different tactics for writing and delivering a great speech.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 7. Intervening in the affairs of rogue nations

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Indigo Crosweller

This week Indigo gives us some tips about how to handle debates about intervening in the affairs of rogue nations.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 8. with Tony Davey

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Tony Davey

This week we look at how to tackle affirmative action  debates. Email us if you'd like to follow something up!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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High school debate club – 9. with Alex De Araujo

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Alex De Araujo

This week Alex runs through some ways to plan your arguments around privacy.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Impromptu-ing with the stars – 2. with Justin Lai!

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Secondary public speaking
Presented by 
Justin Lai

With the Plain English Speaking Award springing back to life we're dedicating this week to public speaking! Watch the 2018 national champion prepare and deliver an impromptu speech!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Impromptu-ing with the stars! – 1. with Emily Kim!

Coming soon!
Secondary public speaking
Presented by 
Emily Kim

With the Plain English Speaking Award springing back to life we're dedicating this week to public speaking! Watch the 2017 national champion prepare and deliver an impromptu speech!

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Stop adjudicating yourself! – 6. with Justin Lai

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Secondary public speaking
Presented by 
Justin Lai

With the Plain English Speaking Award springing back to life we're dedicating this week to public speaking! You can't rebut a speech but Justin looks back on his one from the 2018 state final and lets you know how he'd improve it.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 1. with Hugh Bartley

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Hugh Bartley

Hugh Bartley critiques then rebuts his performance in the 2015 Premier's Debating Challenge for Years 9 and 10 State Final.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 2. with Indigo Crosweller

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Indigo Crosweller

This week Indigo critiques and then rebuts her performance in the 2015 Junior State Debating Championships State Final.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2015 Junior State Debating Championships Final

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 3. with Alex De Araujo

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Alex De Araujo

Alex looks back at his speech from the 2015 Junior State Debating Championships final.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2015 Junior State Debating Championships final.

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 4. with Guy Suttner

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Guy Suttner

This week Guy Suttner rebuts the 2018 version of himself from the Premier's Debating Challenge for Years 11 and 12 state final.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2018 Premier's Debating Challenge for Years 11 and 12 state final

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 5. with Emily Kim

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Emily Kim

This week Emily scrutinises her speech from the 2017 Years 11 and 12 state final. You can watch the full debate, it's a great one.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2017 Years 11 and 12 state final

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 7. with Kate Jackson

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Kate Jackson

This week Kate revisits and rebuts her 2013 Junior State Debating Championships speech.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2013 Junior State Debating Championships

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 8. with Anna-Sophia Zahar

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Secondary debating
Presented by 
Anna-Sophia Zahar

This week Anna-Sophia travels back in time to face herself in the 2018 Premier's Debating Challenge for Year 11 Metro final.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2018 Premier's Debating Challenge, Year 11 Metro final.

Stop rebutting yourself! – secondary debating – 9. with Elinor Stephenson

Coming soon!
Secondary debating
Presented by 
Elinor Stephenson

Elinor is back for the final episode to revisit her successful 2017 Years 11 and 12 speech.

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Viewers are advised that the content, views and opinions expresses in the following presentation are those of the authors and do not represent the views and policies of the NSW Department of Education. Viewer discretion is advised. If you are a student and you are viewing this, you have sought prior approval from your parent/caregiver to do so.
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Watch the 2017 Years 11 and 12 State Final, NSW Premier's Debating Challenge.
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