Archive: SpeakFirst Announcements


SpeakFirst Middle School Debate League Featured In The Birmingham News >

Reed, J. (2014-12-02, More than 100 students from six Birmingham middle schools participated in the SpeakFirst Middle School Debate League's final tournament of 2014. Coverage of the tournament was featured in The Birmingham News.


Two SpeakFirst Freshmen Pairs Named Semi-Finalists in Novice Division of Spain Park Tournament >

On Saturday, our SpeakFirst debaters competed at the Spain Park Rubicon Debate Tournament.¬† Ramsay senior, Maia Norris, and Jefferson County IB senior, Brittany Grady, were named Quarterfinalists in the Varsity…


FOX 6 interviews SpeakFirst all-star debater Temani Beck >

Beck was the winner of nearly $1 million in scholarships including the Bill and Melinda Gates Millennium Scholarship.


The Birmingham Weekly: Terms of Debate >

Twenty-five debate teams from schools around the state - including Mountain Brook and Altamont- have descended on the Vestavia Hills for the first statewide tournament of the season.


Ramsay High School seniors set to compete at national tournament >

SpeakFirst debaters Jennifer Moore and Sydney Page were selected as one of four two-person teams to represent Alabama at the national debate tournament in Kansas City.

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