Oracy and metacognition
Find out how oracy can support the development of metacognitive skills - and vice versa!
How you can come up with great motions for debating
As school teams get ready for another year of competition in the Schools’ Mace the ESU’s Head of Programmes, Gavin Illsley discusses how to come up with motions for debating
8 debating games for primary and secondary school students
Here’s a list debating games for the classroom that our mentors have tried and tested with primary and secondary school students.
Top tips…from the winners of our Debating Culture Award
Winners of the ESU debating culture award 2018, St Peter's school, share their tips and activities for building a sustainable nature of oracy and debating in your school.
Top tips for delivering a great public speech - IPSC 2017
In honor of World Speech Day, we've picked out a few of the best bits from the speeches delivered at our IPSC final.
Top 10 tips to…prepare your students for ESU competitions
Expert tips for competing in an ESU competition that can give your students a head start.