In this ongoing program, students are taught the skills needed to take part in competitive debate tournaments, earn awards, learn real world skill sets, and earn the possibility of expanded scholastic opportunities. According Forbes Business, public speaking is becoming the most highly sought after background, and skill set, in the job market today. Through competition, students learn the real world application of these skills, gain opportunities for potential scholarships, and research numerous current events, and economics based issues, preparing them for their future.