New York City Urban Debate League

Largest NYC Middle School Debate Tournament in History!

<div></div> <p>330 debaters,&nbsp;167 debate teams,&nbsp;166 judges, 29 schools, dozens of Debate Coaches and Teachers, Chancellor&nbsp;Fariña, NYC Councilmembers Antonio Reyonoso and Daniel Dromm – all came out for our second Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI) Debate Tournament of the year! This was the largest middle school debate tournament in NYC history!</p> <!–more–><p>A tournament of this size could only be hosted by one of the largest schools in the nation – Brooklyn Tech High School. Thank you so much for hosting! &nbsp; The MSQI debate program is working with over 100 schools to increase literacy achievement through debate education opportunities. &nbsp;<a href=” target=”_blank” shape=”rect”>Click here to learn more!</a>&nbsp; The tournament topic for the day was “Resolved: The death penalty should be banned in the United States.” &nbsp;Click here for complete tournament results! <a href=”” target=”_blank” shape=”rect”>Click here for full tournament results!&nbsp;</a></p>”