Category: Debating



The All-Ireland Finals of Debating Science Issues (DSI) will take place on 29 April 2015 at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 1.  Through a process of single elimination, the field of 32 secondary schools were narrowed to just four representing all four provinces in Ireland.  The All-Ireland DSI …

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Debating and Public Speaking

There are many opportunities for students to get involved in debating and public speaking at BCS, in class and at various competitions held in the region throughout the school year. Debating and public speaking are key skills for students to develop and the confidence gained is immeasurable. Mental Health Ireland Public Speaking, Concern Debating, Denny’s …

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TY Concern Debate

Students from Transition Year took part in the final leg of the league phase of the ‘Concern Debating’ competition against Ard Scoil Mhuire, Ballinasloe on Tuesday 10th January 2012. The team put in a great performance but Ard Scoil Mhuire were deemed the winners.