The New Zealand Schools British Parliamentary Debating Championships is back this summer! This tournament is a chance for secondary school students in New Zealand to debate a new and fun style of debating. British Parliamentary style or “BP” involves teams of 2 competing in debates with 4 teams (two teams on the affirmative and two on the negative). The tournament will be held online over the weekend of 15/16 January 2022. Students can find more information, as well as the sign up form, here.
Applications to serve as a Chief or Deputy Chief Adjudicator are now open! If you would like to apply to serve on the NZSBPC’s adjcore then please send a debating CV to [email protected] by 7pm Wednesday 8 December. Applications will be considered by non-conflicted New Zealand Schools Debating Council members.