The Claremont Colleges Parliamentary Debate Institute (CCPDI) is held each year in June. The CCPDI is the leading innovator in debate instruction, with a sophisticated and comprehensive curriculum, including applied debate and argumentation theory and practice; curricular materials, demonstration DVD's, textbooks and lesson plans; and small group seminar instruction and discussion sessions.
The Claremont Colleges Parliamentary Debate Institute (CCPDI) offers an intensive program for new and experienced coaches. CCPDI core staff has more than 100 years of experience as debate coaches and program directors to share with professional colleagues.
2005 College Program
For college debate coaches, the program begins on Wednesday, June 22, and concludes Saturday, June 25. Please download this pdf document for 'institute information' and this pdf document for an 'application.'
2005 High School Program
For high school coaches, the coaching clinic is scheduled from Saturday, June 25 – Tuesday, June 28. Please download this pdf document for 'high school institute information' and this pdf document for a 'high school coaching workshop application.'