Contextualizing Debate

Contextualizing Debate

Editor’s note: This is the first of many forthcoming posts by our new coach Chris Ostertag! With a ton of experience coaching and debating, Chris has made a phenomenal addition to our team. Like what you read? Schedule a session of private coaching with Chris....
Reader Question: Dealing With Burnout

Reader Question: Dealing With Burnout

We receive dozens of questions from our customers and love reading through and responding to all of them. We received this intriguing message from a student who prefers to remain anonymous a few days ago, sent it out to the Ethos staff and decided to share their...
How to be the Most Prepared Competitor

How to be the Most Prepared Competitor

The single best way to improve in speech and debate is through practice. Your average competitor takes the first 2-3 fall tournaments to get that practice and fall into the groove. You don’t have to be like them. Ziggy Debate offers 10 online rounds of Fall...
Partnership Primer

Partnership Primer

Friendship. Drama. Romance. Losing. Horror. Fun. Winning. Enemies. Yeah. There are a lot of things a TP partnership can turn into. If you’ve been debating since you were ten, or just started yesterday, one thing you need to know is this: your partner is your greatest...