An insider’s guide for students and teachers on how to debate, ranging from how to deliver speeches confidently in a large room to how to respond to arguments effectively. The final section of the book will argue why this activity is important for every child to take part – for social mobility, democratic and economic reasons. Throughout the book, Lewis (a former world university debating champion and a world championship winning coach with England) will draw from examples from his 10 years of experience coaching debates in over 11 countries
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Lewis Iwu is a director of the Fair Education Alliance. In 2008, he won the World University Debating Championships, the largest and one of the most prestigious academic university competitions in the world. He is currently the co-coach of the National Schools Debating Team, coaching the team to winning the 2016 World Championships in Germany. Lewis studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at New College, Oxford and served as College President. In 2007, he was elected President of the Oxford University Student Union and led campaigns on fees, rent and widening participation.
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