|Debate & Debating |
- Debate Central
All about debating: strategies and techniques, critiques, evidence, debate structure, rhetoric, and argument; how to speak in public; examples of debates on video; scholarships and jobs (in Debate Futures); teams and tournaments; coaching; current and past topics; and more. Use the site map for easiest site navigation.
Resource for coaches of teams debating current policy issues. Learn debate strategies and techniques, critiques, evidence, debate structure, and argument; browse through the daily news updates; post on the bulletin board; or use the evidence exchange to form a solid presentation. The resources are downloaded from a wide variety of news services.
- The International Debate Education Association (IDEA)
IDEA is an independent membership organization of national debate programs and associations and other organizations and individuals that support debate.
- On Conflict and Consensus
A handbook on Formal Consensus decisionmaking with a chapter on Facilitation Techniques and Group Discussion Techniques
- Suggestions for leading small-group discussions
General concepts and teaching tips prepared by Lee Haugen, Center for Teaching Excellence, Iowa State University.
- Ambermarie-Approved Monologues
15 monologues by famous authors such as William Shakespeare, Jean Anouilh, Victor Hugo, Arthur Miller, etc.
- Brooklyn Publishers: quality drama for schools and theaters
Synopses of duets, monologues, skits, one-acts and full-length plays.
- Colin's Movie Monologue Page
A multitude of movie monologues -- for auditions, classes, or just general entertainment -- from classic and contemporary movies.
- Script archive: Monologues
Online archive of more than 100 monologues.
- Shakespeare's Monologues
Women and men monologues categorized alphabetically by comedy, history and tragedy.
- TheatreHistory.com Script Archive
Online archive of drama texts containing full-length plays, one-acts, 10 minute plays, and monologues.
|Short stories & Fiction|
- The Literature Network
Over 300 full books and over 1000 short stories and poems by over 90 authors.
- Short Stories
Full text stories in the categories of children, crime, fiction, horror, humor, non-fiction, romancw, science fiction and fantasy.