Value-based, individual versus individual, philosophical debate.
Lincoln-Douglas Textbook Online
Written by Dr. Seth Halvorson (Columbia University) and Cherian Koshy (coach at Apple Valley HS), this thorough guide is a textbook for debaters new to the activity, or a reference to more inexperienced debaters.
Novice LD Curriculum
Created by Scarsdale HS (NY) coach Joe Vaughan and in conjunction with the NFL LD Committee, these lesson plans are meant to help students understand what LD is all about. Please feel free to adapt these lessons to the unique needs of your classroom, students and teaching style.