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Debate Ballots - Four Samples
Four sample debate ballots
tags: education, debate
Outline of Concepts & Terms in Debate
Strategies for Educational Debate. This is an outline from the 1972 book by William C. Colburn. There are four topics to teach: 1) Analyzing arguments and propositions, 2) Evidence and Assertions, 3) Arguments, and 4) The debate setting.
Group Teach Debate's best content
Created a Diigo group today to compile resources to use to teach debate. I hope that any educators out there who teach debate will join in and share.
tags: education, debate, bestpractices
Multiple Intelligences - Implications
Excellent information on multiple intelligences. I was highlighting this to work on using all intelligences to teach debate.
tags: education, learning, all_teachers
YouTube - Teaching Elementary Students to be Independent
Letting students compare answers and learning. This harnesses interpersonal skills to help them learn math. Cool video.
tags: education, learning, math
YouTube - Do you Teach or Do you Educate?
Great video to challenge teachers. Are you a fire extinguisher or the igniter of a flame?
tags: education, learning, all_teachers, professionaldevelopment
What kind of intelligence are you?
Take this intelligence test to determine your intelligences and realize that not all intelligence is measured on an iq test.
The Battle of the Brain
Video we watched on Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences. Excellent video on the flaws of IQ.
tags: education, iq, edu_news