Details for the finals series

by glen.holm.hansen on July 25, 2015

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Congratulations to those teams progressing to the finals series of ASD in 2015. Details for the upcoming finals debates are below:

Junior Open Octo Finals

Date: Monday 3 August 2015
Venue: Epsom Girls Grammar School
Meeting room: D9

Senior Open Octo Finals

Date: Tuesday 4 August 2014
Venue: ACG Parnell, Titoki Street
Meeting room: Room 102 (Level 1)

Advanced Open Octo Finals

Date: Tuesday 11 August 2014
Venue: Auckland Girls Grammar School, 16 Howe Street.
Meeting room: The Central Study Hall. This is in the main entrance to the school building. Parking is available through Gate Two. You will need to walk up the driveway alongside the main brick school building to find the front entrance. The big red doors will take you through to the study hall.

Premier Junior Quarter Finals

Date: Wednesday 12 August 2014
Venue: Diocesan School for Girls
Meeting room: Centennial Building

Premier Advanced Quarter Finals

Date: Wednesday 19 August 2015
Venue: Westlake Boys High School
Meeting room: TBC

Please check the draws carefully to ensure that you turn up in plenty of time for the coin toss to determine the sides for the debate and the announcement of the motion.

All debates in the finals series are adjudicated by ASD Committee members and experienced university adjudicators. Spectators are welcome to attend any of the debates which will no doubt be of an extremely high quality.

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Premier Junior Break 2015

by glen.holm.hansen on July 20, 2015

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Congratulations to the following teams who have made the Quarter Finals for Premier Junior 2015. All teams in the Quarter Finals will receive an email with relevant details shortly.

1. Lynfield
2. WBHS 1
3. St Kents
4. Dio 1
5. Dio 2
6. Sacred Heart 2
7. Sacred Heart 1
8. Rangitoto

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Advanced Open Break 2015

July 20, 2015

Congratulations to the following teams who have made the Octo Finals for Advanced Open 2015. All teams in the Octo Finals will receive an email shortly with the relevant details.
1 Kristin 1
2 ACG Senior College
3 Takapuna 1
4 St Kents 1
5 Carmel 1
6 Selwyn 1
7 Howick 1
8 Kings 1
9 St Dominics 1
10 Auckland Girl’s Grammar [...]

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Premier Advanced Break 2015

July 20, 2015

Congratulations to the following teams who have made the Quarter Finals for Premier Advanced 2015. All teams in the Quarter Finals will receive an email shortly with relevant details.
1 Kings 1
2 WBHS 1
3 St Kents 1
4 WBHS 2
5 Macleans 1
6 St Cuths 1
7 Long Bay
8 Kristin

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Senior Open Break 2015

July 20, 2015

Congratulations to the following teams who have made the Octo Finals for Senior Open in 2015. All teams in the Octo Finals will receive an email shortly with relevant details.
1 Orewa 1
2 AIC 1
3 Sancta Maria 2
4 ACG Parnell 1
5 ACG Parnell 4
6 Carmel 1
7 Sacred Heart 1
8 Pinehurst 1
9 Lynfield 3
10 Sancta Maria [...]

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Junior Open Break 2015

July 20, 2015

Congratulations to the following teams who have made the Octo Finals for Junior Open in 2015. All teams in the Octo Finals will shortly receive an email with the relevant details.
1 WGHS 1
2 St Kents 1
3 Diocesan 1
4 St Dominics 1
5 Diocesan 3
6 Albany Junior 1
7 Pinehurst 2
8 St Cuths 2
9 Carmel [...]

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Impromptu Cup – Entries Open

June 7, 2015

We are now opening entries for our annual Impromptu Cup tournament. Please submit your entries by responding to this email by Friday 19th June.
The Impromptu Cup is a great opportunity for students to become more confident in their debating skills, and to improve their ability to develop detailed arguments in a short space [...]

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Teacher Adjudicator Seminars 2015

February 18, 2015

The following are the times and dates for the teacher adjudicator seminars where an ASD Committee member will explain how to adjudicate.  This will be followed by an opportunity to ask the committee member questions, and complimentary refreshments to thank the teachers for giving up their time.
- Western Zone: Tuesday 24 February, 6.00pm, Rutherford College [...]

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How to Debate Guide 2015

February 17, 2015

Hi all,
Attached is the “How to debate” guide which explains the basics of debating in detail. If you have any questions about its content, feel free to email the ASD committee at info@aucklandschoolsdebating.org.nz
Many thanks,
ASD Committee
ASD How to Debate Guideline 2015

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ASD in 2015

January 28, 2015

Auckland Schools Debating is back in 2015 – we hope everyone is excited and ready to go.
Entry Pack
If you are a student interested in debating this year in any of our five grades, or are a teacher wishing to enter a team, the Teacher in Charge of debating at your school should have received an [...]

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