What we're all about

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We're a Speech and Debate team from Southern California. The ACLA team is made up of multiple schools and academies. Our success depends on the support of our friends, family and community.
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$600 Raised since January 16, 2016

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What we're up to

2017 NCACF has come to an end! Thanks to all of the coaches, volunteers and staff who made this historic event possible! Special thanks to our celebrity guest judge Dempsey Pappion. #2017NCACF #ACLAspeechanddebate #qdlearning

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Today our future leaders were perfecting their communication skills at the ACLA/QD Learning Express Tournament. Next stop the 2017 NCACF #ACLAspeechanddebate #2017NCACF #qdlearning

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Our Maple squad in Fullerton had their last practice of the season on Thusday. We are so proud of these competitors and look forward to seeing them back in action next year.

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Coach Maria and our Little Orators at Crown getting ready for the 2017 National Communication Arts Championship Festival on May 13. #ACLAspeechanddebate #2017NCACF

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Check out forensictournament.net for the invite and directions to our writing and film competition. Hope to see you on May 13 at CSUF.

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Join us for our final event of the year.

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    $250 First Funds Power Grant™ achieved

    Our team just raised $250 with Edco and earned another $250 through the First Funds Power Grant™.

    Help us grab the next grant: $50 for 50 donors. Share this link with friends and family today. https://argumentation-and-communication-leadership-academy.ed.co/acla-speech-and-debate

  • Barbara Lea donated "Good luck in the competition!" - via Willie Washington
  • Argumentation and Communication Leadership Academy has started online fundraising!

    Our team has officially started accepting credit card donations. We need awesome team members and donors like you to share this link and tell your community why you support Argumentation and Communication Leadership Academy ACLA Speech and Debate!


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  • At 03:36 am, the fundraising platform for Argumentation and Communication Leadership Academy was born.