Latest News

Announcements & Highlights


Our staff and Board at the Best of El Cerrito 2022 Awards, where we won Best Educational Resources!

  • This fall, we served corporate and nonprofit partners: Kaiser Permanente, NIAD Art Center, Title Nine, Richmond Art Center, YES Nature to Neighborhoods, Students Rising Above, California Competes, and Richmond Promise.

  • We are proud of our speech and debate students at El Cerrito High and American Canyon High for their success in recent tournaments!

  • December 10th! Join us for our practice debate scrimmage at The Practice Space office, featuring elementary school speakers from schools in Richmond with high school students as judges.

  • Follow us on social media for recent program updates!

  • Help us meet our $20,000 goal by donating to our Annual Appeal.

Stay up-to-date! Subscribe to our newsletter.

Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.

In the Press...


The Forensics Experience Podcast

April 14, 2021

Episode 28: 1000 students! 

» Listen to the Podcast


April 9, 2021

Strengthening Student Relationships Through Oral Storytelling

» Read the Article

510 Families

March 31, 2021

Best Online Camps for Kids

» Read the Article

Richmond Standard

March 10, 2021

WCCUSD students shine at Berman Speech Invitational

» Read the Article

Brookings Institution

March 9, 2021

Debate-centered instruction can be new classroom tool for civility and racial justice

» Read the Article

Oakland Magazine

January 6, 2020

The Practice Space helps people of all ages find their voices.

» Read the Article

Richmond Standard

May 22, 2019

Discovering your voice at The Practice Space

» Read the Article

Contra Costa Marketplace

September, 2019

Find Your Voice. 

» Read the Article

El Cerrito Chamber of Commerce

May, 2019

A Safe Place to Conquer Fear of Public Speaking

» Read the Article

Richmond Pulse

June 21, 2018

The Practice Space Trains Youth to Use Their Voices

» Read the Article
Scroll to Top
Join our Summer Teen Speech & Debate Camp (in person)
This is default text for notification bar
Skip to content