Middle School Debate

2023 Middle School Debate Spring Competition:

"RESOLVED: Connecticut middle schools should increase, not limit, students' access to AI chatbots like ChatGPT."


Middle School Prelims: Wednesday April 26, Timothy Edwards Middle School, 3:30pm
100 Arnold Way, South Windsor, CT 06074

3:30pm Check In
3:30pm - 4:30pm Judge's Workshop
4:45pm - 5:45pm Round 1
5:45pm - 6:15pm Dinner - BYO or purchase tickets for pizza.  Pizza will be $2/slice, can of lemonade $1
6:15pm - 7:15pm Round 2
7:15pm Speaker Awards and Break Announcement


Middle School Out Rounds: Wednesday May 3, Connecticut's Old State House, 9am
800 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103

9:00am Check In
9:00am - 10:00am Judge's Workshop
10:15am - 11:15am Quarter Finals
11:30am - 12:30pm Semi Finals
12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm Finals
2:00pm Awards

For further information and introductory source material, please click here.

For an overview of the debate and rules click here.

For FAQ click here.

For the video archive click here

Registration will be through tabroom.com. If you already have an account, this should be easy. If not, instructions here.