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March 2017
Thu 2nd Registration for Teacher/Coach Professional Development Closes
Term 1, Week 5

Mon 6th Professional Development Workshop for Teachers (Primary) See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 6

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
5:30pm to 8:30pm

Description
Aimed at Primary School debating this comprehensive evening workshop will cover the following concepts:

1. Analysis of topics.
2. Brainstorming and organising arguments.
3. Use of evidence and statistics.
4. Brief introduction to fallacies.
5. Listening and responding: effective rebuttal techniques.

A certificate of attendance for 3 PD hours including AITSL standards will be provided to all participants.
Cocktail food and drinks will be provided.

Tue 7th Professional Development Workshop for Teachers (Secondary) See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 6

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5068

Time:
5:30pm to 8:30pm

Description
Aimed at Secondary School debating this comprehensive evening workshop will cover the following concepts:

1. Analysis of topics.
2. Brainstorming and organising arguments.
3. Use of evidence and statistics.
4. Brief introduction to fallacies.
5. Listening and responding: effective rebuttal techniques.

A certificate of attendance for 3 PD hours including AITSL standards will be provided to all participants.
Cocktail food and drinks will be provided.

Fri 17th Enrolment Closes
Term 1, Week 7

Sat 18th Prepare a Debate Seminar See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 7

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
10:30am to 4:30pm

Description
This Prepare a Debate seminars will provide students with the opportunity to prepare and present a debate to an adjudicator and receive feedback in preparation for the upcoming debating season.

Tue 21st 2016 Draw and Topics Released on Website
Term 1, Week 8

Wed 29th Debating SA Annual General Meeting See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 9

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Description
This is a great opportunity to hear about the successes of Debating SA and to meet our Board of Management.

   
April 2017
Sat 1st Primary School Voice and Presentation Seminar 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 9

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
10:00am to 1:00pm

Description
This seminar will provide students with the opportunity to participate in activities to develop skills in presentation and voice.

Sat 1st Primary School Voice and Presentation Seminar 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 9

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
2:00pm to 5:00pm

Description
This seminar will provide students with the opportunity to participate in activities to develop skills in presentation and voice.

Tue 4th New Adjudicator Training (Primary to Year 9) Weekday Stream Day 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 10

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
6:00pm to 8:30pm

Sat 8th Fallacies Seminar (Primary School) See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 10

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
10:30am to 12:00pm

Description
What are fallacies? How can they help you to develop better arguments and improve your rebuttal? Come along to this fun and interactive seminar and find out!

Sat 8th Evidence and Reasoning Seminar (Primary School) See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 10

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
12:30pm to 2:00pm

Description
A key part of debating is providing evidence to support your case. This seminar will help you to ensure that you use evidence correctly and effectively.

Sat 8th Rebuttal Seminar (Primary School) See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 10

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Description
Highly recommended for all Primary School debaters this seminar will take you through the most popular techniques of rebuttal. We will teach you some fun games that you can play with your team to help improve your rebuttal skills.

Tue 11th New Adjudicator Training (Primary to Year 9) Weekday Stream Day 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 1, Week 11

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
6:00pm to 8:30pm

Tue 18th New Adjudicator Training (Primary to Year 9) Weekday Stream Day 3 See more. Hide this content.

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
6:00pm to 8:30pm

   
May 2017
Sat 6th New Adjudicator Training (Primary to Year 9) Weekend Stream See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 1

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
10:30am to 5:00pm

Tue 9th Pembroke Senior School Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 2

Venue
18 Holden Street, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 10th Adelaide High School (Venue 1) Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 2

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 11th Nazareth Catholic College Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 2

Venue
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Tue 16th Pulteney Grammar School Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 3

Venue
190 South Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Wed 17th Adelaide High School (Venue 2) Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 3

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 18th Grange Schools Round 1 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 3

Venue
39A Jetty Street, GRANGE SA 5022

Sat 20th Prepare the Next Debate Seminar See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 3

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
10:30am to 4:30pm

Description

Having participated in Round 1 just before this seminar, students will have an opportunity to work with experienced adjudicators to prepare their next debate. We will provide useful tips about research, critical analysis of sources and how to put it all together ready for the next debate.

Tue 30th Pembroke Middle School Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 5

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 31st Adelaide High School (Venue 1) Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 5

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

   
June 2017
Thu 1st Nazareth Catholic College Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 5

Venue
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Tue 6th Pulteney Grammar School Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 6

Venue
190 South Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Wed 7th Adelaide High School (Venue 2) Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 6

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 8th Grange Schools Round 2 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 6

Venue
39A Jetty Street, GRANGE SA 5022

Wed 14th Definition Debates Seminar See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 7

Venue
Nazareth Catholic College
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Time:
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description

A definition debate is one where the two teams disagree on the meaning of the topic. This type of debate is often complex and confusing for debaters. In this practical hands-on seminar we will present students with the opportunity to engage with and discuss strategies around how to handle this kind of debate.

Tue 20th Pembroke Middle School Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 8

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 21st Adelaide High School (Venue 1) Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 8

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 22nd Nazareth Catholic College Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 8

Venue
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Tue 27th Pulteney Grammar School Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 9

Venue
190 South Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Wed 28th Adelaide High School (Venue 2) Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 9

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 29th Grange Schools Round 3 See more. Hide this content.
Term 2, Week 9

Venue
39A Jetty Street, GRANGE SA 5022

   
August 2017
Tue 1st Pembroke Middle School Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 2

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 2nd Adelaide High School (Venue 1) Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 2

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 3rd Nazareth Catholic College Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 2

Venue
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Tue 8th Pulteney Grammar School Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 3

Venue
190 South Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Wed 9th Adelaide High School (Venue 2) Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 3

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 10th Grange Schools Round 4 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 3

Venue
39A Jetty Street, GRANGE SA 5022

Mon 14th Perpetual Trophies to be returned
Term 3, Week 4

Tue 22nd Pembroke Middle School Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 5

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 23rd Adelaide High School (Venue 2) Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 5

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Wed 23rd Adelaide High School (Venue 1) Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 5

Venue
West Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 24th Nazareth Catholic College Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 5

Venue
1 Hartley Road, FLINDERS PARK SA 5025

Mon 28th Finals Teams and Information Announced for Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Senior and Open
Term 3, Week 6

Tue 29th Pulteney Grammar School Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 6

Venue
190 South Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

Thu 31st Grange Schools Round 5 See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 6

Venue
39A Jetty Street, GRANGE SA 5022

   
September 2017
Tue 5th Pembroke Middle School (Year 8/9) Quarter Finals See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 7

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 6th Pembroke Middle School (Year 10/Senior) Quarter Finals See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 7

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Tue 12th Pembroke Middle School (Year 8/9) Semi Finals See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 8

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Wed 13th Pembroke Middle School (Year 10/Senior) Semi Finals See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 8

Venue
342 The Parade, KENSINGTON PARK SA 5068

Sat 23rd Venue TBA Grand Finals See more. Hide this content.
Term 3, Week 9

Venue
North Terrace, ADELAIDE SA 5000

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