The purpose of the National Speech & Debate Tournament is to provide student members with the opportunity to strive for excellence as speakers and debaters while utilizing and enhancing essential critical thinking, writing, research, interpretation, and rhetorical skills. In 2020, this will be done using a secure, interactive, online educational platform. The contest strives to promote the five core tenets of the honor code: leadership, humility, service, integrity, and respect.
|Address||401 Railroad Place
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265
|Start Date||June 14, 2020|
|End Date||June 19, 2020|
|Registration Deadline||May 15, 2020|