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Social Media Corrupts Human Interaction

On the 24th of January three students from Gosford Hill’s Sixth Form went to Cherwell School to represent the school in a debate. The topic of the debate was ‘social media corrupts human interaction’, Cherwell School were for, Gosford School was against.

The debate started off with the opening speaker for Cherwell School presenting a concise and clear argument, it became apparently clear that Cherwell School had come prepared. Our opening argument began with James, then Luis, and finishing with Euan, who performed extremely well by humanising the argument for the audience.

Although we lost the debate by an 18:14 ratio, all three of us felt like we’d made huge leaps and bounds into bettering our presentation and public speaking skills. We hope in the future that further debates occur which Gosford School can be present in, as although it is quite a nerve wracking experience it is definitely worth partaking in.

James Dixon, 13ESWB

 

Posted: 2018-02-09 11:20:04
Last Edited: 2018-03-08 10:20:07