Making the induction night for the National Speech and Debate Honor Society special is a multi-tiered process. The Checklist includes the following: 

  • Invite Parents and School Administrators
  • Print Programs
  • Ensure that the acceptance packet from us arrived, and that it included: 
    • Certificates for each accepted student that opted into one
    • Graduation Chords for each accepted student 
    • Lapel Pin for each accepted student
  • Send the Press Release to your local news outlets
  • Gather all other ceremony supplies
    • Candles: Black, Blue, Red, and Purple
    • A white table cloth
    • Matches or a lighter
    • Candlesticks
    • Copies of the Alma Mater
    • A copy of the ceremony
    • Individuals to do the readings (or do them yourself)
  • Invite the entire team, so they can support their team mates entering the society