SDF spring debate pilot with Eckstein Middle School and Department of Parks judged as success.
January 12, 2011
Lan Nguyen begins work as SDF instructor
January 5, 2010
SDF reaches verbal agreement with YMCA and Department of Parks on afterschool program
New quantitative study released by University of Michigan proves link between debate and accelerated academic success for African American males
December 22, 2009
SDF representatives meet with Ballard debate alum Jon Cregg to discuss re-starting debate at Ballard HS.
December 10, 2009
SDF reaches verbal agreement with CityYear for multi-site launch and new sustainability model
September 20, 2009
ALOUD representatives meet with YMCA and Department of Parks to discuss 10-school launch for January 2010
September 19, 2009
SDF representatives present at Seattle Alliance of Black School Educators conference
SDF launches Facebook page
Ingraham and Cleveland formalize plans to restore debate.
June 17, 2009
Five new Board members are approved to join the SDF team along with Advisory Council members in Tacoma and Seattle.
June 9, 2009
SDF holds the first debater happy hour.
ALOUD (Associated Leaders of Urban Debate) signs contract with SDF Board of directors
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