April 10, 2015

Charter School Rally @ Denver Capitol 2015

by Mr. Empey
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The time has come for the annual Charter School Rally which will be held at the Denver Capitol on April 16th, 2015. Some of the details are outlined below and please pay special attention to the changes that have been made this year. Otherwise all competing schools have already been confirmed so discuss any questions with your coaches.

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Where?

Denver State Capitol
Old Supreme Court Chambers
202 E Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203

When?

April 16th, 2015
9am-10am (Student Practice)
10am-11am (Public Debate)

Details and Documents

Student Congress Procedure
Legislation – Mandated Childhood Vaccinations
Table of Common Motions


February 4, 2015

Debate Meet – April 16, 2015 – Platte River Academy – Final meet

by dhumrich
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Resolution Assignments for April 16, 2015 -Finals
Location –Platte River Academy – Please note the times have been changed to normal debate times.
Green/first team has Affirmative  position 

 red/second team has Negative position

TIME ROOM 1 ROOM 2 RESOLUTION
4:15 PRA4-CPA1 EXCEL2-CPA2 Be it resolved that human and animal cloning provide benefits that outweigh religious, ethical, or individual philosophical concerns.
5:00 PRA2-EXCEL1 TPCA2-JAJH1 Be it resolved that human and animal cloning provide benefits that outweigh religious, ethical, or individual philosophical concerns.
5:45 PRA3-TPCA1 Be it resolved that the act of euthanasia is an appropriate response to terminal illness and should therefore be legally and medically supported.
The match between PRA3 and TCPA1 with be for 1st and 2nd place.
The match between TPCA2 and JAJH1 is for 3rd and 4th place.
The match between EXCEL1 and PRA2 is for the consolation trophy.
The other matches are for fun and experience.
Awards will be given after the last match.

 

 

 

Resolution Assignments for April 2, 2015 – Semi- Final Round
Location – Crown Pointe Academy
Green/first team has Affirmative  position red/second team has Negative position
TIME ROOM 1 Room 2 RESOLUTION
4:15 PRA3-TPCA2 EXCEL1-PRA4 Be it resolved that the U.S. should cease minting the penny immediately as an ineffective use of resource of our nation.
5:00 JAJH1-TPCA1 CPA2-PRA2 Be it resolved that the educational environment fostered by a single gender educational school is more conducive to learning that a co-ed educational school.
5:45 CPA1-EXCEL2 Be it resolved that the educational environment fostered by a single gender educational school is more conducive to learning that a co-ed educational school.

 

 

 

 

Resolution Assignments for Mar 19, 2015
Location – Jefferson Academy Jr. High School
Green/first team has Affirmative  position                                                                                                                          red/second team has Negative position
TIME Room 1 Room 2 RESOLUTION
4:15 TPCA3-PR4 PRA1-CPA1 Be it resolved that learning a foreign language should be mandatory for all United States K-12 school students.
5:00 TPCA1-PRA3 EXCEL1-TPCA2 Be it resolved that it is in the best interest of the consumer to mandate the labeling of genetically modified foods.
5:45 EXCEL2-CPA2 PRA2-JAJH1 Be it resolved that American public schools should universally adopt a “Bring Your Own Device” policy.
6:30 PRA1-TPCA1 TPCA2-TPCA3 Be it resolved that public schools should have the right to ban certain books from classrooms and libraries in the interest of promoting a positive educational environment.

 

 

 

Resolution Assignments for Mar 5, 2015
Location – Platte River Academy    Please note the times are later than past debates.
Green/first team has Affirmative position  Red/second team has Negative position
TIME ROOM 1 ROOM 2 RESOLUTION
5:15 PRA4 – EXCEL1 EXCEL2- PRA2 Be it resolved that standardized testing serves a necessary and effective role in American public schools.
6:00 JAJH1-TPCA1  TPCA3-CPA1 Be it resolved that women should serve equally in all U.S. military duties, including combat.
6:45 CPA2-TPCA2 PRA3 –PRA1 Be it resolved that acts of graffiti are artistic expressions that should be respected and protected as are the other visual arts.

 

 

 

Debate Meet – Feb 19, 2015 – Twin Peaks Charter Academy

 

Resolution Assignments for Feb 19, 2015
Location – Twin Peaks Academy
Green/first team has Affirmative  position          Red/second team has Negative position
TIME ROOM 1 ROOM 2  RESOLUTION
4:15 EXC1-JAJH1 TPCA1-EXC2 Be it resolved that teachers should be allowed to carry concealed handguns on school property.
5:00 CPA1-PR4 PRA1-TPCA3 Be it resolved that junk food should be banned from all K-12 schools.
5:45 CPA2-PR2 PR3-TPCA2 Be it resolved that schools should be allowed to monitor and discipline off-campus student activity on Instagram and other social media sites.

January 30, 2015

Debate Meet – Jan 29, 2015 – Excel Academy

by dhumrich
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Resolution Assignments for Jan 29, 2015
Location – Excel Academy
Green/first team has Affirmative  position           red/second team has Negative position
TIME ROOM 1 ROOM 2    RESOLUTION
4:15 JAJH1-CP1 EX1-CP2 Be it resolved that converting to the metric system is necessary for the United states to compete in a global economy.
5:00 PR2-PR3 EX2-PR4 Be it resolved that public schools should have the right to ban certain books from classrooms and libraries in the interest of promoting a positive educational environment.
5:45 PR1-TP1 – Postponed Be it resolved that public schools should have the right to ban certain books from classrooms and libraries in the interest of promoting a positive educational environment.


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April 26, 2015