Join us to learn all about homeschool speech and debate!
Legacy Speech Club and Clash Debate Club invite you to attend a parent informational meeting via video chat. Come see what these two independent local clubs are all about and how your family can get involved in one or both!
Curious? Watch this video to learn what parents & alumni are saying about this activity and the impact it has on a student’s life. More information about our league is also on that page.
Parents will learn:
- Basics of each club: Legacy Speech Club and Clash Debate Club
- Membership prerequisites
- Application processes
- Club activities and expectations
- Zoom Meetings: Tuesday, May 19 or Thursday, June 4 (same content)
- Agenda: Legacy teaches competitive speech. Clash teaches competitive debate. Attend either or both meeting segments, depending upon your family’s interest.
- Legacy Speech Club: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Clash Debate Club: 8:00pm - 9:00pm
- Advanced registration required - one device per family please
- Register NOW for May 19:
- Register NOW for June 4:
Email us with questions. Hope to see you there!
Clash Debate Club: firstname.lastname@example.org
Legacy Speech Club: LegacySpeech@gmail.com
Members of CLASH compete in
- Stoa, a home school debate league, and
- The Coast Forensic League (CFL), an NFL league in Santa Clara County.
and previously competed in the National Christian Forensics and Communications Association ( NCFCA).
We are planning to have physical meeting as soon as Santa Clara County allows us.
- St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church
- 5151 Carter Ave
- San Jose, CA 95118
- Meeting Time:
- Team Policy: Thursday evenings 7:00pm-9:00pm
- Parliamentary: Thursday evenings 5:30pm-6:55pm
- Club Philosophy (rev.2014)
- Family Participation Agreement
- By-Laws, amended 2018
- Statement of Faith
- Stoa Membership Registration Page
- How to Get Involved?
CLASH Member Participation & Accomplishment:
In the History of Homeschool Debate since 1998:
CLASH Debate Club has [updated Oct 4, 2018]
- Won Team Policy Debate National Champion 6 times
- Won Team Policy Debate National Nationalist (Second Place) 6 times
- Won Team Policy Debate National Third Place 7 times
- Sent 12 teams into Team Policy Debate National final round.
- Won Team Policy Debate National First Place Speaker Award 3 times
- Won Parliamentary Debate National Champion 1 times
- Won Lincoln Douglas Value Debate National First Place Speaker Award 1 time
In addition, in Stoa since 2009
After the founding of Stoa, in local Stoa tournaments, CLASH Debate club has [updated Oct 4, 2018]
- Won Team Policy Debate Tournament Champion 24 times at local tournaments
- Won Team Policy Debate First Place Speaker 17 times at local tournaments
- Won Parliamentary Debate Champion 5 times at local tournaments
- Won Parliamentary Debate First Place Speaker 8 times at local tournaments
- Won Lincoln Douglas Value Debate Champion 1 time at local tournaments
- Won Individual Policy Debate First Place Speaker 1 time at local tournaments