2011 Performance Trust Public Debates coverage by WGN-9

The Chicago Debate League: Debate Changes Lives
A 2011 video produced by Allstate


Interview with CDL Alumn Muriel Dorsey, from the ASPEN Ideas Festival via NBC’s Education Nation

CPS Right Now feature on the SY2009 Mayer Brown LLP Invitational

CPS Right Now feature on the “great debaters” of the CDL, shot at Jones College Prep in SY2008.

A recent WGN segment on Whitney Young’s debate program.

Woodlawn Championship Debaters in SY2011

A self-produced, direct look at Austin High School’s remarkable debate program, SY2012.

To learn more about how to navigate our website, watch our webinar on “How to Maximize Your Use of the CDL Website”

Sample Curricular Debate Unit: Classroom Debate (“Showdown” Format) on Student Access to Cell Phones in School, Salmon Chase Middle School, 7th Grade Social Science, Ms. Lindsay Mehlberg