Welcome to the home page for the 2021 Carroll College BP Teaching Tournament tournament hosted by Carroll College on Sep 17-19, 2021 for College students.

Status: Accepting Entries

“The Sir”

 

 Education before competition, teaching before trophies

 

A Virtual BP Teaching Tournament and Master Class

Friday night, Saturday and Sunday morning

September 17, 18 & 19

  

Friday night

 

A forum with Brent: “Building community and relationships in Online BP Debate.”

 

A demonstration debate: Enjoyable topic, followed by a critique and discussion

 

Zoom Link for Friday Night: https://carroll.zoom.us/j/95385392290

 

 

Saturday morning:

Brent for Beginners

&

 Mark Schmutzler on using narrative structure to construct good arguments

Steve Johnson on “Why debaters need to think like judges.”

 

 

Saturday afternoon & Sunday morning

A four-round tournament with separate out-rounds in novice and open  

 

Featuring

 

Mark Schmutzler, Carroll alum

Steve Johnson, University of Alaska professor and coach

 

Brent Northup, Carroll College coach

 

 

Tab: Jacob Witt, transplant from Seattle to California

Note: Jacob’s the best. Period.

 

For questions about Yaatly, judging, or anything else: Anna Hoerner 509-951-7621

 

Virtually yours, from the Carroll College Cloud

Sept. 17-18-19, 2021

 

See invite for full details! We will welcome you warmly.

 

Brent Northup

(406) 459-2371

brentnorthup@gmail.com