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Jessie Chen

I am a former high school English teacher in the U.S. I am intrigued by all things worthy of my mental faculty.

2019 NSDA Taiwan Invitational Results

Complete Results in the Tabroom Winners Recognized on ADL Facebook More Pictures on ADL Facebook Videos on ADL You Tube   Open Policy Debate Winners Open Policy Debate Semi Finalists Open Policy Debate Quarter Finalists Open Policy Debate Top Speakers Ryan Bu Kelly Phil Ethan Tai Yvette Tseng […]

2019 NSDA Nationals Results

ADL and TAS collaborated together for the selection of 2019 WSD Taiwan team because the applicants were predominately TAS students. As such, the team was also coached by Chase Williams, the head coach of TAS, and as a result achieved great accomplishment at the nationals breaking to the […]

2019-01-26 TOC China Accomplishments

This was the MOST COMPETITIVE tournament in Asia. Of the total of 10,000 PF debaters in China, only top 10% were qualified to compete in this most prestigious Tournament of Champions China.  Of the 114 teams (228 students) who attended, Kelly and Ethan won the first place champion title, officially […]

2018 NSDA Taiwan Invitational Results

Complete Results in the Tabroom Winners Recognized on ADL Facebook More Pictures on ADL Facebook Videos on ADL You Tube   Open Policy Debate Winners More policy pictures on ADL Facebook Open Policy Debate Semi Finalists Open Policy Debate Quarter Finalists Open Policy Debate Top Speakers Novice Policy […]

2018 Summer PF Camp Tournament Results

Topic: Universal Basic Income July 27 Advance PF Winners Champion: 1st Place Team Charlotte Chen & Spencer Chang (ALT/TAS) Finalist: 2nd Place Team Ethan Cheng (TAS) Semi-Finalists: 3rd Place Teams Alva Tang & Judy Yen  (TAS) Maggie Chen & Janise Chiang (ALT/TAS)   7/27 Novice PF Winners Champion: 1st Place […]

2018-02-03 TOC China Accomplishments

This was the MOST COMPETITIVE tournament in Asia, as the results reflect the top 1% of debaters in China who were qualified to attend the TOC. There were 113 teams (226 students), and ADL’s highest seed (rank in the prelim) were: Brandon Chen/Kelly Phil (5:1), Yvette Tseng/ Ethan […]

2017 Taiwan Invitational US-Debate Championship Results

Schools Participated or Represented: SIS-Surabaya Intercultural School (Indonesia) LJHS-Lishan Junior High School (Hong Kong) BJHS-Binjiang Junior High School (China) DIS=Dominican Bilingual School FPS=Fuhsing Private School 復興實驗高級中學 HSN=The Affiliated Senior High School of National Taiwan Normal University 國立臺灣師範大學附屬高級中 IBST=International Bilingual School – Tainan ICT-Ivy Collegiate Academy, in Taichung KCB=Kang […]

2017 NSDA Taiwan Results!

Preliminary Results Top Students Before the Final Rounds  Not All Students are in the List Elementary Smart Debate Middle School LD Debate Middle School PF Debate High School LD Debate High School PF Debate High School Policy Debate – NSDA-Taiwan has been approved on January 5, 2017, by Scott Wunn, the Director of NSDA, and this event will happen this year! […]