Gain the skills to engage in both formal and informal speech and debate by mastering the art of persuasion. Learn three key concepts that will put you on the winning side of any argument: assertion, reasoning, and evidence. Read, watch and analyze speeches and debates, and practice both skills via an array of topics.
"I loved getting the opportunity to expand my knowledge about various topics and about how to deliver effective arguments in a debate." - Katherine, Saturday Academy
Students will need access to a computer, webcam, and internet. They will meet electronically using an online platform called Moodle. Login instructions will be sent to the email address associated with the account in advance of the class start date. For questions related to supplies or if you need technical assistance including accessing required equipment or the internet please call 503-200-5858 or email email@example.com