Policy Curriculum – 2017-2018 Topic
Coach at Glenbrook South High School
Tara Tate is the former Director of Debate at Glenbrook South High School (IL) and currently the instructor of the Argumentation and Debate classes at GBS. She is a third diamond coach with the NSDA. While a Director at GBS, Tara received the Pelham Commendation as well as the Ted W. Belch Policy Coach of the Year. She also has been named a Sectional Award Winner by the NFHS for the Speech/Debate/Drama Teacher of the Year. She is a member of the Emory University Key Coach Society. Tara also has been heavily involved in leadership activities within the community. She served five terms as the President of the National Debate Coach Association, been a past District Chair and Committee Member, and currently serves as the chair of the NSDA Public Forum Wording Committee.