RESOURCES

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STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM

Team captains and student leaders can apply to the student ambassador program. Meetings will be hosted online once a month during the season to work with experienced coaches and directors covering a rage of topics related to building a strong public forum debate team. Interested students should complete the form below. Meetings will begin at the end of August.

Registration

To register, please take the time to fill out the information below.

ONLINE CLASSES FOR NOVICES

The CPFL offers free online novice classes at the beginning of each semester, beginning the week of August 30th, 2021. Our novice course will run 8-weeks, with a class each Tuesday at 8pm ET. Please use the form below to register for our novice classes. 

Coaches are welcome! The CPFL allows all coaches at member schools to participate in our free online novice classes. This includes attending synchronous class sessions, access to all resources provided, and more. We encourage coaches to use our resources with their own teams! Coaches can sign up below!

Sign Up For Online Novice Classes

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CLASSROOM MATERIALS

The CPFL will offer free instructional materials, oriented toward teaching Public Forum debate in the college classroom. Ideal for students in introductory Public Speaking, Debate, or Argumentation classes.

 
 

JUDGING PUBLIC FORUM

The following resources are available for new Public Forum judges:

 

Training for CPFL Judges on Cultural Competance

Judge Exchange Instructions

Training for judges and coaches on judge exchange.

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TOPIC STARTER KITS

The CPFL will release a topic starter kit at the beginning of each semester as the each resolution is released. You can download the Fall 2021 Topic Starter Kit below!