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Downloads and links


Standard Range of Marks for all DSG tournaments

Senior League Marksheet "SL 2017/18"

Junior League Marksheet "JL 2017/18"

Standard Marksheet with editable header (e.g. for practice debates, intra-school events...)




DSG Handbook "A Quick Introduction to Debating in Schools" (dowload below image)


Download DSG Manual (3.3 MB)



PowerPoint presentation from teacher workshop, Lago Maggiore, Italy 24th/25th MAR 2018

         --Additional material (zip)

PowerPoint presentation from trainee teacher workshop Lehrerseminar Stuttgart (Gymnasien) 8th/22nd OCT 2015

PowerPoint presentation from trainee teacher workshop Lehrerseminar Stuttgart (Gymnasien) 9th/23rd OCT 2014

PowerPoint presentation from workshop at Finnbrit association in Helsinki, Finnland on 07 and 08 FEB 2013
and in Hamburg on 26 OCT 2013 (2.2 MB)

PowerPoint presentation from teacher workshop on 3 SEP 2012 in Berlin (1.7 MB)



On the world schools format:

Good starter resource for students and teachers:

International Debate Education Association (IDEA) - Karl Popper Format

Debatabase (worked-out argumentation on over 500 topics):

Numerous debating videos:

General info on other formats:

Global Debate Blog:

Debate Central (University of Vermont)



QatarDebate - An Introduction to Debating (1:09:29)

QatarDebate - Debating Games and Exercises (00:50:21)

QatarDebate - THW ban smoking (Model debate with 5-minute speeches) (1:02:53)



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