Summer Programs | Beginning July 12

Online twice-weekly classes through August 10th available with tailored sections for returning as well as beginning students.

One-week in-person Public Speaking camp — limited space available!

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Online Summer Classes

In Debate, Business Leadership, Public Speaking, and Competitive Speech. $349 for 9 classes.

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Tailored sections for beginning and returning debaters

7/12/2021

7/15/2021

7/19/2021

7/22/2021

7/26/2021

7/29/2021

8/2/2021

8/5/2021

8/9/2021

Advanced speech topics for grades 7+

7/12/2021

7/15/2021

7/19/2021

7/22/2021

7/26/2021

7/29/2021

8/2/2021

8/5/2021

8/9/2021

This section’s theme: Entrepreneurship. For grades 7+

7/13/2021

7/16/2021

7/20/2021

7/23/2021

7/27/2021

7/30/2021

8/3/2021

8/6/2021

8/10/2021

Tailored sections for beginning and returning speakers

7/13/2021

7/16/2021

7/20/2021

7/23/2021

7/27/2021

7/30/2021

8/3/2021

8/6/2021

8/10/2021

In-Person Summer Camps

Held Outdoors in the Bay Area. $445 for 5 sessions.

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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 Almaden Valley, San Jose, CA 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 7/12-7/16 | 9AM-12PM

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.

Online Summer Camps

In Debate and Public Speaking. $395 for 10 sessions

Tailored sections for beginning and returning debaters

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.

Tailored sections for beginning and returning speakers

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.

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!