Hosting a Debate

Hosting a Debate

Moderating a Debate

The League of Women Voters of Greater Hartford has a history of hosting engaging, educational debates. 

On occasion, we will host training sessions for League members who are interested in the debate process or serving as a moderator or timer. The documents below were prepared following a training session on in January 2022. 

PDF icon Moderator Training Part One

PDF icon Moderator Training Part Two

PDF icon Cumulative Timing Format


Resources are also available from the State league.

Debates and Forums: Formats

Debates and Forums: Planning

For Local Leagues: How To Series 


If you are interested in hosting a debate, please contact lwvgreaterhartford [at]