Debating Matters Regional Final
The Linnean Society of London,
Burlington House, Piccadilly,
|Organiser:||Institute of Ideas|
Debating Matters, London Inner 2015/2016 Regional Final
Monday 14 March 2016
Organised by the Institute of Ideas and supported by the Wellcome Trust, Debating Matters is a competition for sixth formers with a fresh, accessible and engaging format for debating contemporary issues. Debating Matters because ideas matter. Debating Matters presents schools with an innovative and engaging approach to debating, where the real-world debates and a challenging format, including panel judges who engage with the students, appeal to students from a wide range of backgrounds, including schools with a long tradition of debating and those with none. The focus is on content and substance over style, encouraging young people to engage in an intelligent contest of ideas and holding up their ideas to critical scrutiny.
For more information please visit www.debatingmatters.com