Burnet presents the Tournament that Teaches
2023 — Burnet, TX/US
Burnet High School Presents The Tournament that Teaches
IN-PERSON October 14th, 2023
Welcome to the “Tournament That Teaches” for novice and varsity competitors. In the morning, novice students will participate in educational sessions conducted by some of the best instructors in the state and in the afternoon they will have “educational” rounds. Novice students will be provided with cases, briefs and other materials.
Varsity students will participate in a traditional full tournament. Offering 2 guaranteed rounds of IES and 3 rounds of Debate.
We will offer all traditional UIL speaking events (CX debate, LD debate, Congress, Persuasive, Information, Prose and Poetry. These tournaments are intended for schools or teams that prefer "UIL style" forensics.
We will be using tabroom for registration.
For information on how to make a tabroom account check out this video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyTqMwhRJpo
For information on how to register for the tournament after creating an account is here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rc3pdZi5WXM
CX Debate: Policy debate will use the 2023 - 2024 topic.
Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase fiscal redistribution in the United States by adopting a federal jobs guarantee, expanding Social Security, and/or providing a basic income.
LD Debate: LD Debate will use the UIL Fall 2023 topic.
Resolved: Wealth inequality in the United States is detrimental to democracy.
Congress Docket: TFA Fall Docket 2023. Items 1-10
Files can be found here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1S97Ip21F_m1yd10BMlQy2GD7L1sQpDql?usp=sharing