FDT students succeed at BP National Qualifier

FDT students succeed at BP National Qualifier

This weekend the first ever Provincial Qualifier for the BP National Debate Championships was held at Crofton House Academy. It was an exciting tournament featuring some of the best junior debaters in the province. FDT is so happy to announce some excellent results!

We want to congratulate Alice Xu, Eric Li, and Aurora Zhang for their 11th,12th,and 13th place speaker rankings. Additionally We want to congratulate Aurora and Alice for breaking to the Semi-final round as well as Jesse Liu who made it to the final round with his partner and qualified for the national BP tournament.

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Ashley and Nellie advance to World's Public Speaking

Ashley and Nellie advance to World's Public Speaking

One of FDT's finest instructors Ashley Phord-Toy and longtime FDT student Nellie Sun will both be advancing to the World's Individual Debate and Public Speaking Championship later this year! They advance after placing near the top at the Canadian National Public Speaking Championship this past weekend. The National Championship is one of Canada's most challenging and competitive public speaking or debating competitions, featuring the 39 best speakers from across the country.

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