Fall Online Programs | Beginning September 20th

$449 for 12 sessions. 

New students welcome! Appropriate materials prepared for our returning students.

Public Speaking

Rediscover Rhetoric. Inspire Confidence.

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Effective communication is a vital tool in almost every area of life, from learning in school, to creating friendships, to building a career. Public speaking remains the number one fear in the United States. At Rose Debate Institute, we believe that practicing effective communication deserves as much investment as any activity.  

In a public speaking program, students will have fun: 

  • Growing in confidence.
  • Practicing peer-to-peer communication and the art of conversation.  
  • Thinking critically and speaking persuasively.
  • Studying speech writing and the practice of rhetoric.

Our public speaking programs are offered for grades 4-12, with each group arranged by age and experience level. We emphasize frequent practice and personalized feedback, with an average student to teacher ratio of 1:8.

9/20/2021
9/27/2021
10/4/2021
10/18/2021
10/25/2021
11/1/2021
11/8/2021
11/15/2021
11/22/2021
11/29/2021
12/6/2021
12/13/2021

9/21/2021
9/28/2021
10/5/2021
10/12/2021
10/19/2021
10/26/2021
11/2/2021
11/9/2021
11/16/2021
11/30/2021
12/7/2021
12/14/2021

9/24/2021
10/1/2021
10/8/2021
10/15/2021
10/22/2021
10/29/2021
11/5/2021
11/12/2021
11/19/2021
12/3/2021
12/10/2021
12/17/2021

Debate

Think. Speak. Win.

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Today, critical thinking and effective debating skills are more essential than ever before. At Rose Debate, we have developed techniques and content to foster these skills in our students, sharpening their minds and bolstering their confidence in communication. 

In a debate program, students will enjoy: a debate program, students will enjoy:  

  • Learning principles of debate theory, research, and effective argumentation.
  • Practicing persuasive rhetoric with organization and signposting.
  • Competing in practice debate rounds with live feedback. 
  • Achieving mastery over one or more of the following debate formats: Panel, Public Forum, Team Policy, and Congressional.  

Our debate programs are offered for grades 4-12, with each group arranged by age and experience level. For more experienced debaters, we delve into topics concerning current events, helping our students apply principles of debate to their lives. We hold frequent practice debates and give personalized feedback, with an average student to teacher ratio of 1:8.

Mondays | 75 minutes | 3:30 Pacific, 6:30 Eastern

9/20/2021
9/27/2021
10/4/2021
10/18/2021
10/25/2021
11/1/2021
11/8/2021
11/15/2021
11/22/2021
11/29/2021
12/6/2021
12/13/2021

Tuesdays | 75 minutes | 4:30 Pacific, 7:30 Eastern

9/21/2021
9/28/2021
10/5/2021
10/12/2021
10/19/2021
10/26/2021
11/2/2021
11/9/2021
11/16/2021
11/30/2021
12/7/2021
12/14/2021

Saturdays | 75 minutes | 9:30 Pacific, 12:30 Eastern

9/25/2021
10/2/2021
10/9/2021
10/16/2021
10/23/2021
10/30/2021
11/6/2021
11/13/2021
11/20/2021
12/4/2021
12/11/2021
12/18/2021

Competitive Speech

Train with the best to become the best.

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For students who are interested in competing in speech and debate, we host our competitive speech clubs. We train our students in a variety of competitive speech events and provide a platform and constructive feedback to hone their skills in unique ways and receive recognition for their accomplishments. 

In our competitive speech program, students will have fun: 

  • Learn the ins and outs of effective interpretive speaking, including Humorous, Dramatic, and Duo Interp 
  • Research effectively and think critically for limited prep events such as Extemporaneous Speaking and Impromptu  
  • Compete in mini-tournaments throughout the program.

Competitive Speech is available for grades 7 and up. We emphasize live feedback and personal mentorship, with an average student to teacher ratio of 1:8.

Wednesdays | 75 minutes | 3:30 Pacific, 6:30 Eastern

9/22/2021
9/29/2021
10/6/2021
10/13/2021
10/20/2021
10/27/2021
11/3/2021
11/10/2021
11/17/2021
12/1/2021
12/8/2021
12/15/2021

Still not finding what you’re looking for?

Set up your own private workshop!

Do you want an exclusive club, with a schedule flexible to your needs, and a curriculum personally tailored to you and your friends, cousins, or classmates? Then reach out to programs@rosedebate.com and set up an “in-home” program.

Whatever program you want, whenever you want it!