Climb High School Speech & Debate Camp
Staff Info Page

This page is for staff.

Logistics Planning for the Camp

Setup your Computer

Training and Forms Needed Before the Camp

First Time Working for Climb? Do these . . . 


1. W4 Form (complete first page except 8, 9, 10, print, sign)

2. I9 Form (complete first page, print, sign)

3. Direct Deposit form (complete, print, sign)

First Year teaching at the Camp? Do these . . . 


1a. Climb Expectations PowerPoint Training

1b. Climb Staff Quiz (required)

2. Take the child abuse prevent and report training--contact Jim.

3. Complete research assignments; complete lecture notes (talk with other lab leaders about which lectures you will give)

Second or More Years teaching at the Camp? Do these . . .

1. Mandatory Reporting refresher

2a. Climb Expectations PowerPoint Training

2b. Climb Staff Quiz (required)

3. Complete research assignments; complete lecture notes (talk with other lab leaders about which lectures you will give)

Prepare for Teaching


Staff Positions

Make Your Laptop Ready for Camp

Debate Judging Expectations 

Attendance Checks

Lunch-Break Fun Activities

High School Positions

HS Camp Debate Topics

HS Camp Schedules

Doing HS Debate Research (follow WC standards) DUE JULY 11

HS Policy-CX, LD, PF, and IE Lecture Notes

HS Public Forum Debate Templates to be updated

Quick Tips for Teaching High Schoolers

Need evidence? Access to Interps? Email Jim and ask.

Middle School Positions

MS Camp Debate Topics

MS Camp Schedules

Doing MS Parli Debate Research with instructions DUE JULY 11

MS 3 on 3 Parli Debate Scripts 

   Example MS 3-on-3 Parli Debate (has heckling which is now banned)

Quick Tips for Teaching Middle Schoolers

Need cases? Email Jim and ask.

Camp Assistant Duties

On Your First Day of Camp

Answers to Questions about the Climb Camp

Getting Paid 

Complete the Timesheet Jim emails to you. Do so by the deadline noted. Sooner better.

Work done July 1-15; invoice by July 25; paid July 31.

Work done July 16-31; invoice by Aug 10; paid Aug 15.

All payments made via direct deposit; we do not issue checks.

The below is for when our camp is in person.

Traveling to the Climb Camps

housing--contact Jim

Review Checklist of what to bring

Speech Debate Forensics Seattle Bellevue Renton Kent Tacoma Puyallup Auburn Federal Way Mercer Island Bellevue Issaquah Sammamish Redmond Maple Valley Bothell Kirkland Woodinville  Edmonds Mill Creek Mountlake Terrance Everett Lynwood Duvall Carnation Snoqualmie North Bend Seattle Washington State Puget Sound

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