Resources

This page is designed to provide links to external websites that provide League members, coaches, and students with valuable information.  These include links to national speech/debate organizations, tournament administration options, competition resources (scripts, research, topics, etc.), and summer speech/debate workshops.

Appearance on this page does not reflect an endorsement by the League or any of its members.  If you wish to add to this list, please submit your request to LHSSL Website.

National Organizations - find additional materials offered by these organizations

International Debate Education Association
National Catholic Forensic League
National Debate Coaches Association
National Federation of State High School Associations
National Speech and Debate Association/National Forensic League

Tournament Administration - find resources for your tournament (registration and/or tabulation) or search their calendars to find tournaments outside of Louisiana.

Joy of Tournaments
SpeechWire
Tab Room on the PC
Tabroom.com

Competition Resources - find materials to use in competition

The Adirondack Review - all interp
Big Sky Debate - policy, LD, PF
Brooklyn Publishers - interp
CDE - all events
Champcraft - policy, LD, extemp
Champion Briefs - PF
Communican and Baylor Briefs - policy, LD, PF
Consortium Publishing - interp
Contemporary World Literature - all interp
Cross Connect - all interp
Debate Central - general debate
Debatelinks.com - policy
Dramatists Play Service - interp
Extemp Relief - extemp
4N6 Fanatics - all speech
The Forensics Files - policy, LD, PF
Foundation Briefs - policy, LD, PF, extemp
FreeDrama.net - all interp
Front Porch Journal - all interp

HeinOnline - general debate (must be NFL member to access)
The Interp Store - all interp
Kids 4 Broadway - interp
Kirkwood Bromley - all interp
Memorious - all interp
Moonstruck Drama Bookstore - interp
Mushroom Cloud Press - all interp (must be NFL member to access)
The Oscar Wilde Collection - all interp
Paradigm Research - policy, LD, PF
The Perfect Performance - all interp
PFDebate.com - PF
Planet Debate - all debate, extemp
Poetry Foundation - poetry
Samuel French - interp
Speech Geek - all events
Squirrel Killers - policy, LD, PF
Story South - all interp
Toasted Cheese - all interp
Victory Briefs - LD, PF
West Coast Publishing - all debate
Winning Words - PF, Congress

Note:  Some of the interp materials on these websites may NOT be in accordance with the new LHSSL guidelines adopted in Fall 2012.  Our online interp materials guidelines mirror those of the National Forensic League.  Our poetry guidelines were amended in Fall 2013 to reflect changes made by the NCFL.

Summer Speech/Debate Camps - find a suitable summer program to prepare for next season (for students and/or coaches)


3PSpeech - speech
Arizona State University (Southwest Speech and Debate Institute) - policy, LD, PF, Congress, speech
Bradley University - speech
California at Berkeley, University of - all events
Cameron University - LD, policy, PF, speech
Capitol Debate - policy, PF
Champion Briefs Institute - policy, LD, PF, Congress
Counterpoint Debate Institute (Victory Briefs Institute at Chicago) - LD
Dartmouth University - policy, PF
Dixie State University (Sun Country Forensics Institute) - policy, LD, PF, speech
Emory University - policy
Florida Forensics Institute - speech, Congress, PF
George Mason University - speech
Georgetown University - policy
Georgia, University of - policy, PF
Gustavus Adolphus College - speech, Congress
Harvard University - PF, Congress, public speaking
Indiana University - policy, LD, PF, Congress
Institute for Speech and Debate - PF
Interprod - interp, oratory
Kentucky, University of - policy, LD, PF
Michigan, University of - policy
Michigan State University (Spartan Debate Institute) - policy
Minnesota Debate Institute - LD
Missouri State University - policy, LD, PF
National Debate Forum - LD, PF
National Speech and Debate Association Online Institute - all events (excluding Duet, OI, Dec) - discount for NFL members
National Symposium for Debate - LD, Congress
Nebraska Debate Institute - policy, LD, PF
North Texas, University of (Mean Green Workshop) - policy, LD, PF, public speaking
Northwestern University - policy
Northwestern University - LD, PF, extemp
The Perfect Performance Summer Camp - all interp
Samford University - policy, LD, PF
Simpson College - PF
Stanford National Forensic Institute - all events
Summit Debate - LD, PF
Texas, University of - policy, PF, Congress
Texas, University of - speech
Texas Debate Collective - LD
Training Minds - all events
Truman Institute - Online course for coaches only, credit thru Truman State University available
Utah, University of (Beehive Forensics Institute) - all events
Victory Briefs Institute - LD
Wake Forest University (Early Bird) - policy
Western Kentucky University - speech
Whitman National Debate Institute - policy, LD, PF
Xylum Debate Institute - policy


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