Founded in 1925, the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) is the premier U.S. honor society for speech and debate. NSDA’s rich legacy and global presence unite a diverse community, empowering students worldwide through competitive speech and debate.
Established in September 2019, BL is proud to be the sole NSDA affiliate in Vancouver, Canada, in collaboration with NSDA. Our mission is to actively promote and support academic speech and debate in Vancouver and across Canada. Under the guidance of BL Education, NSDA Vancouver organizes tournaments, both domestic and international workshops, supports school-based speech and debate programs, and assembles teams of students to compete globally.