2020 Meeting

Our last meeting was held Saturday, August 29, 2020. Because of COVID-19, we held the meeting virtually. We had 15 sessions along with our business meeting. Look below to see what you missed.

Even if you missed the meeting, we'd still love to have you as a member! Click the "Login / Signup" link at the top of the page. Once your membership profile appears, click on the "Payments" link and then you'll see an option to pay your dues with a credit card.

If you prefer, you can also pay via mail.

Dues ($40.00) may be sent to:

WTSA
c/o Brent Hinkle
5600 Bell Street, Suite 105 # 190
Amarillo, TX 79109

2020 Training Sessions

Time New Coaches Distance Learning Experienced Coaches
9:00am Welcome to the Club... The Basics of Speech and Debate Competition Melissa Witt Using tabroom Rory McKenzie Advanced LD - Collapsing, Weighing and the Line-by-Line Nathaniel Council
10:15am Public Speaking Basics - An Overview of Extemp, Informative and Oratory Mellessa Denny Creating Hyberdoc Assignments Heather Goheen Research and Sourcing in the Current Climate Sue Jane Sullivan
11:30am Debate Basics - An Overview of CX, LD and Congress Melissa Witt Using Google Suite Nathaniel Council Creative Ways to Build Speech and Theater Programs JP Landry
1:00pm BUSINESS MEETING
2:00pm Interp Basics - An Overview of Prose, Poetry, HI, DI, Duo and Duet Acting Sami Womack Creating an Interactive Online Notebook Melissa Witt CX Topic Analysis Jonathan Robertson
3:15pm Q & A From Those in the Know Melissa Witt, Mellessa Denny, Heather Goheen Motivating Your Students Online Sami Womack Congress Legislation Writing... Getting it "Write" Ryan Lovell