ESU CALENDAR 2022

KEY DATES 2022

ESU CHILE 2022 POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION

January 3 – Send via email calendar dates set for ESU events

August 1 – Send via email registration form Poetry Activities Teacher workshops

August 16, August 30, September 27 18:00-19:00 — Poetry Activities Teacher workshops via zoom

September 9 – School contact teacher must complete Poetry Registration Form to confirm number of students within grade levels interested in participating this year

September 27 / 18:00-19:00 – Poetry Recitation Judge’s Workshop

October 7 – Due date to submit mp4 video presentations for judging School contact teacher must include name of students, grade level, Title of poem with mp4

October 15-22 – Round 1 judging (participants must have completed the digital parent consent form for public viewing of mp4 videos)

October 24 – Announce those advancing to Semi-final heats (top 10 in each grade level)

October 27 – Semi-finals/Final Heats Grades 3, 4, 5

October 28 – Semi-finals/Final Heats Grades 6, 7, 8

MODEL UNITED NATIONS

To Be Confirmed

OLYMPIAD GLOBAL ISSUES

March 31 – Competition Registration Deadline

April 8 – Video Submission Deadline

April 26 – Online Award Ceremony

DUOLOGUE COMPETITION

October 13

CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION

May 13

SPELLING BEE

Event not offered for 2022

ESU CHILE 2022 PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION

Eligibility

One participant per school is eligible to enter the PSC 2022.

Participants must be students from an ESU member school.

Participants must be aged between 16 and 20 at the time of the competition.

Participants must be passport holders or permanent residents of Chile.

This year’s theme for ESU Chile and all other country’s national competition is “We expect too much from our heroes

All participants will be required to deliver a prepared 5-minute speech on the theme on video, which is sent to esu@esu.cl for judges to view. Video must be received by 18 March for judges to begin their viewing. Note, this year’s IPSC National Competition does not include impromptu speech.

IPSC theme for ESU Chile winner to prepare a new speech for the IPSC competition is “Our real choices are made without us realising it2

January 3 – Send via email calendar dates set for ESU events

March 1-18 – Registration of ESU Chile participating in Int’l PSC

March 10 – School contact teacher must complete PSC Registration Form

March 15 / 18:00-19:00 – PSC Judge’s Workshop

March 18 – Due date to submit mp4 video for judging

March 21-25 – Judging Round 1

March 25 – participants must have completed the digital parent consent form for public viewing of mp4 videos

March 28 – Announce those advancing to Semi-final heats

March 31 – ESU Chile Finals

April 1 – Register Chile winner to represent ESU Chile in Int’l PSC

April 11-29 – Preparation meetings for IPSC speech

May 9-13 – IPSC via zoom

ESU CHILE 2022 DEBATE TOURNAMENT

September 24 – Impromptu topic Debate

October 15 – Prepared topic Debate

October 22 – Impromptu topic Debate

November 5 – Impromptu topic Debate

November 12 – Elimination Debate Tournament Round 1

November 19 – Elimination Debate Tournament Round 2

November 26 – Elimination Debate Tournament Round 3