Debating Gives You Great Critical Thinking Skills!
the very first aspect of collaborating as a team and researching topics I’d otherwise be none the wiser about”. Caitlin also believes that debating is “a good way to hang out with your friends and helps with both your confidence and ability to talk in front of a crowd”. Year 11 student Amy Treasure said that debating “gives you great critical thinking skills, which is very rewarding”.
One of the highlights for the girls this debating season was beating their brother school and main rival – Aquinas College!
Rebecca Ewing would strongly encourage any students who are interested in public speaking, or who perhaps want to try something new, to join interschool debating.