Posted on: August 25th, 2022

How to Incorporate Problem Solving into Your Curriculum

With schools across the United States getting started this month, now is the time many teachers are getting to know their classes, subjects, and maybe even grade levels. During this critical planning...

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020

Kid’s Solutions to the Pandemic from Future Problem Solving

*This is a guest post from Addie Boswell and the Future Problem Solving Program - a creative problem solving program involving thousands of students from around the world each year. Learn more about...

Posted on: December 16th, 2019

Changing the Debate: are academic debate competitions needing an update?

Competitive debate has been a mainstay of many schools for decades. With multiple speech and debate programs available to students at a national scale, and hundreds of thousands of students...

Posted on: May 14th, 2018

Build Your Students’ Confidence and Self-Esteem through Debate

Growing up is hard to do. Or so the saying goes. But it is true. With all the societal pressures and demands that can be placed on students these days it's easy to become overwhelmed. While all...

Posted on: March 24th, 2018

Build communication skills with these competitions

From the days when humans sat around ancient campfires and told tales of their hunts up until today when we tweet our lives in 140 characters, the art of storytelling has been intricately woven...

Posted on: September 25th, 2017

The 10 Best Colleges to Master Debate Skills

For many students, debate club is a staple of high school. Just like football, basketball, and other sports, Debate Teams give students a chance to challenge themselves and refine valuable skills...