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2021/10/14 臺北市 110 學年度西塞羅盃高中學生英語辯論比賽2021 Taipei Cicero English Debate Tournament

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2021 Taipei Cicero English Debate Tournament
I. Purpose A. To improve students’ English speaking and logical thinking skills through the English debate competition. B. To improve understanding and communication among schools and give students opportunities to observe and learn from each other via the inter-school English debate tournament.
II. Organizers A. Hosted by Department of Education, Taipei City Government B. Organized by Taipei Wego Private Senior High School
III. Eligibility A. The tournament is for public or private senior high schools in Taipei City; public or private senior high schools in other cities or counties in Taiwan are also welcomed. B. There will be a maximum of 24 teams in total, with 3-6 debaters on each team. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. C. Each school should enter only one team. The second team from a school will be accepted only when there are spots unfilled after the registration deadline. D. Each school should have at least one coach.
IV. Proposition Resolved: That the Taiwanese government should mandate COVID-19 vaccinations.
V. Registration
A. Organizer: Taipei Wego Private Senior High School Ms. Lee Wang: w458@mail.wghs.tp.edu.tw; 02-28925332 ext 242 Ms. Joyce Lee: w542@mail.wghs.tp.edu.tw; 02-28925332 ext 244
B. Dates: Wednesday, October 13 th to Monday, October 25 th by 5:00PM.
C. Please download the registration form from the official website of Taipei Wego Private Senior High School (http://www.wghs.tp.edu.tw). Fill out the form and email it to Ms. Joyce Lee (w542@mail.wghs.tp.edu.tw). Please call to confirm your registration afterwards (02-28925332 ext 244). Each debater also needs to submit the Photo Copyright Release From.
D. The second team from a school will be accepted between Tuesday, October 26th and Thursday, October 28 th .
E. Groupings of the three rounds and the positions for the first and second round will be drawn at 1:00PM on Friday, October 29 th by the organizer. Each school can send one person to observe. The third round positions will be drawn on the day of the tournament, following the second round.
F. The name list of the debaters should be confirmed before 5:00PM on Monday, November 1st by email.
VI. Date and Venue A. Date: 8:15AM on Saturday, December 18 th. The tournament is estimated to end at 1:00PM. B. Venue: Taipei Wego Private Senior High School (No. 50, Zhuhai Road, Beitou District, Taipei City) *There is no parking space on campus. Please use public transportation (the closest MRT station is Xinbeitou).
VII. Awards
A. Team Award: Teams will be divided into 3 to 5 groups according to the number of teams; each group will have 4 or 6 teams. After three rounds, the team with the greater number of wins in its group will be the winner. If teams have the same number of wins, the team who beat the other(s) will be declared the winner. If there is no match among the tied teams, the team who accrued the most points across all three rounds will be the winner.
B. Individual Award: For each match, the six debaters will be ranked according to their scores; the highest gets 6 points and the lowest gets 1 point. After three rounds, the debater who participated in at least two matches and had the highest point average in its group will be given the “Best Debater Award”. The one who ranked second will be given the “Honorable Mention Debater Award”.
C. All the awards mentioned above will be issued by the host. In addition, each participant who does not leave before the closing ceremony will receive a certificate of participation issued by the host.
D. Whether the award ceremony will be held after the tournament on campus depends on the regulations of the pandemic situation then. The results will be posted on the official website of Taipei Wego Private Senior High School