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Debate changes lives. The Dallas Urban Debate Alliance is committed to providing every Dallas ISD student the opportunity to participate in rigorous academic policy debate.  Every student deserves the chance to become an articulate and informed leader in his or her school and community. 

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Apr 03, 2014
What are the SAT Subject Tests All About?

By: David Mainiero, VP of College Counseling Division at inGenius Prep I know you’ve probably had enough of people telling you to take tests. On top of all your classroom, debate, and personal responsibilities, you also have the burden of preparing for and taking the SAT or ACT.

Mar 31, 2014
Mentor Teams Make a Huge Impact

The Dallas Urban Debate mentor program builds a diverse team of area professionals and connects them with Dallas ISD high schools. Mentors commit to meeting once a month during the school year at the high school to work on all aspects of debate.

Mar 29, 2014
Join us for our Gala!

Dallas Urban Debate will celebrate its students, coaches and volunteers during its Fifth Annual Awards Gala on May 9, 2014. You can purchase tickets for $75 or make a donation to sponsor the attendance of a student.

Mar 27, 2014
Can't I Just Wait Until Senior Year to Worry About the SAT?

By: David Mainiero, VP of College Counseling Division at inGenius Prep No. While ending this blog with that simple answer would be the most concise and accurate way to answer this question, it wouldn’t be very informative.

Mar 25, 2014
How can you get high school credit as an 8th grader?

How can you get high school credit as an 8th grader? Join the Marsh or (now) Irma Rangel debate team. Marsh successfully piloted a year-long 8th grade debate class that have students their semester or high school speech.

Mar 24, 2014
Shop on Amazon to benefit Dallas Urban Debate

Help Dallas Urban Debate reach more students by shopping on Amazon. Today through the end of March, click on http://smile.

Mar 23, 2014
Dallas Urban Debate seeks new Executive Director

Dallas Urban Debate is seeking a new dynamic and highly talented executive director to lead the organization as it continues to face unprecedent growth. If interested, please see the attached job description and submit materials by April 15th to David Baker.

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