Debate Coaching Opportunities

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Attention Alumni, College Debaters and other Urban Debate League supporters!  Our mission is every school and every student should have access to debate and so please share the following job opportunities with the debate community for schools looking to help build debate programs. Please feel free to reach out to the contact provided in each opportunity. 



Brooklyn Independent

Brooklyn Independent is a new 6th-8th middle school opening in Fort Greene, Brooklyn with a focus on integrating students across socioeconomic lines by using a sliding-scale tuition model. Our curriculum balances high rigor and high experiential learning in a diverse learning environment.


We are currently seeking a part-time Debate teacher to design and implement a rigorous, hands-on Debate curriculum to our founding 6th grade cohort starting in the second semester (January-June) of 2020. Please send inquiries to Kelsey Jones at