Debate Mate is pleased to announce the top scoring 50% of primary schools in the first round of the Primary Urban Debate League.
After 31 highly competitive rounds across the UK, Debate Mate is pleased to announce the top 50% of the Secondary Artemis Urban Debate League.
On Saturday, 7th February, 56 teams representing 22 schools competed at the inaugural DM Schools competition, held at Deloitte offices in London.
Students in London and across the regions are buzzing after the first round of the Urban Debate League.
Education in this country is simply not fair. The system is marred by inequality as the education you receive is largely determined by where you grow up and the socioeconomic background of your parents. If you grow up in a household living below the relative poverty line you are less likely to attain higher grades in KS2 and GCSE assessments, more likely to Not be in Education, Employment or Training, and less likely to go to university (especially the really selective ones).