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Is college really as necessary as people seem to think it is?

karlireynolds23
FlammableX

With the average college costing about $40,000 a year and it is not guaranteed that one will get the job they choose, is college really worth all the money, stress, and four years of one's life?...

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Updated 5 Hours Ago

Should Self-Defense be a subject in school

Kwapple12
hopsen12

Should we have Self-Defense Classes in school for real life situations....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Should Evolution be Taught in Schools?

Tyler_Putney
HACKS

Evolution is now globally accepted as a unifying theory of biology. This debate will highlight the reasons why or why not evolution should be taught in schools, its impact on students, and the information it provides. The format for this debate will be as follows. Round One: Acceptance Only, No Arguments Round Two: Opening Arguments, No Rebuttals Round Three: Second Arguments, Rebuttals Round Four: No New Arguments, Rebuttals, Closing Remarks If you wish to accept, I would like a serious...

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Updated 8 Hours Ago

Do the pros of school uniforms outweigh the cons?

Korkin
9spaceking

1st round acceptance only 2nd round arguments 3rd round rebuttals 4th round open 5th round conclusion - no new arguments No semantics I look forward to an interesting debate....

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Updated 12 Hours Ago

Should the government allow homeschooling as an Alternative schooling system

Eagle2016
SNP1

We have the right to be homeschooled....

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Updated 16 Hours Ago

All schools shouldn't have uniforms

LuckyGoHappy
Nerva

Uniforms waste money, there was only ONE shop which sold uniforms for my school. The ties, I kid you not, cost 10 pounds! That's robbery! Also, due to my First School's strict uniform, there was this kid who was a Sikh, for those who don't know, Sikhism is against having their hair cut. EVER. Because he never cut his hair, his fringe covered his face. The school forced him to have his hair cut! Children should also be allowed to express themselves so it's easier to find friends with simil...

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Should middle school students be allowed to leave campus for lunch.

jovillan666
mmmmmmmmmm

I believe middle school students should not be allowed to leave campus for lunch for safety reasons....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Irish/English state exams are not as trustworthy as continuous assessment

EqualityMakesaDiffernce
Hayd

Irish and English Statements should not be the official judgement of an Individual's Intelligence. It should be based on a continuous assessment. This would Lower Stress on an individual and have mental and physical benefits (Question Based on A levels and Jc/lc)...

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Should P.E be required in school

kingnova675
minddrag

P.E should not be required because disable people will be left out....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Should Black History be a Mandatory Standard in K-12 Education ?

kuddy
Pickle_Lorde

Some people are asking: How can the Philadelphia public school system mandate teaching African and African American history? But others of us are asking: How have school officials justified not teaching it in a school district where nearly two-thirds of all students are African American? America is so diverse that we should be teaching the stories of all its people, whether it is Greco-Roman history, including Greek mythology; Ireland's potato famine; the exodus of Eastern Europeans to Americ...

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Updated 16 Hours Ago