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Shout outs to MS 50 and the NYCDOE's Middle School Quality Initiative for bringing debate to schools!

by Erik Fogel | Sep 3, 2016 8:20:53 AM |

Why Debate, Middle School Quality Initiative


Shout outs to Principal Ben Honoroff, Jhs 50 John D Wells, and the New York City Department of Education's Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI). MSQI and the NYC Urban Debate League partnered up to use debate to boost literacy and academic performance ... and results are showing!
"But over the past year, Honoroff has doubled down on an approach that puts literacy skills at the center of the school’s curriculum, and which uses weekly debates to get students excited about building their vocabularies and critical thinking skills...."

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