Summer Programs | Beginning June 7

Online and In-Person offerings available!

We will be splitting students by age group and experience level. Scroll down to see all current offerings!

Online Summer Camps

In Debate and Business Leadership. $349 for 10 classes.

Debate | M-F 6/14-6/25 | 9:30-10:45 AM PT

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 Parliamentary.  

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.

Business Leadership | M-F 6/14-6/25 | 11:30 AM-12:45 PM PT

Prepare for success. 

More than ten years ago, two high school debate champions started a single summer debate program in their living room, hoping to share their skills with other students. Today, Rose Debate works with thousands of students and dozens of partners. At Rose Debate Institute, we believe in each student’s potential to do big things, and we want to assist in their professional development by sharing skills of teamwork, entrepreneurship, and business management.  

 In our Business Leadership Program, students will have a blast:  

  • Learning essential tools and virtues of the Ideal Team Player.
  • Practicing building resumes, elevator pitches, professional emails, and product presentations.
  • Building ingenuity and entrepreneurship with a Shark Tank Competition.

 Business Leadership is offered for grades 7 and up. Our program is project and presentation-based, with a myriad of opportunities to develop their newly acquired skills. We emphasize frequent practice and personalized feedback, with an average student to teacher ratio of 1:8. 

Online Summer Classes

In Debate, Public Speaking, and Competitive Speech. $295 for 9 classes.

Click here for complete syllabus.

Public Speaking | M/Th | 12-1:15 PM PT

6/7/2021
6/10/2021
6/14/2021
6/17/2021
6/21/2021
6/24/2021
6/28/2021
7/1/2021
7/8/2021

Competitive Speech | W/F | 9:30 - 10:45 AM PT

6/9/2021
6/11/2021
6/16/2021
6/18/2021
6/23/2021
6/25/2021
6/30/2021
7/2/2021
7/7/2021

Debate | Tu/F | 12-1:15 PM PT

6/8/2021
6/11/2021
6/15/2021
6/18/2021
6/22/2021
6/25/2021
6/29/2021
7/2/2021
7/6/2021

In-Person Summer Camps

Held Outdoors in the Bay Area. $399 for 5 classes.

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We are thrilled to be offering in-person programming once again!

Our in-person summer camps will be held outdoors in the Bay Area (location TBA) to ensure a safe, educational, and fun experience for all of our students.

Students will be expected to follow all relevant state and local guidelines regarding masks and social distancing during the camps. In the unlikely event that the camps need to be cancelled due to health and safety concerns, a full refund will be issued.  

 

Public Speaking | M-F 6/7-6/11 | 9:30 AM-12:30 PM

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.

Debate | M-F 6/14-6/18 | 9:30 AM-12:30 PM

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 Parliamentary.  

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.

Still not finding what you’re looking for?

Set up your own private workshop!

If 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 rosedebate@gmail.com and set up an “In-home” program. We are trying our very best to be accommodating to our nationwide community during this time of crisis.

Whatever program you want, whenever you want it!