Who is Thaddeus?
Thaddeus is the owner and Head Coach at Ethos, following the original owner, Isaiah McPeak. Thaddeus is the resident
- Team Policy (Stoa, NCFCA, NFL/NSDA)
- Lincoln Douglas (Stoa, NCFCA, NSDA)
- American Parliamentary (NPDA, IPDA, APDA)
- Moot Court
- British Parliamentary (WUDC, USU)
- Mock Trial
- Model UN (NMUN, MAL)
- Karl Popper Debate
- Public Forum (NSDA)
- Worlds Schools Debate
The purpose of Ethos is preparation for success in life. Communication, when done correctly, makes us better individuals. Speech and Debate is a mechanism or a vehicle that teaches us techniques and tactics to use in order to make our voice more persuasive and attractive. We teach our students to speak
My purpose as an Ethos coach has always been to provide debaters with practical
- 2012/13 Stoa National Champion, Persuasive Speaking
- 2012/13 #5 Speaks at NITOC, Team Policy
- 2012/13 Finalist at NITOC, Mars Hill Impromptu
- 2013/14 WUDC finalist in BP at HWS, and TKC Empire Debate
- 2014/15 NPDA American Enterprise Debate Champion (alongside Jacob Vaness)
- 2013-2016 Ranked as top 10% international debate team in WUDC, USU, 3 years in a row.
- 2015 National Model United Nations Outstanding Delegation Award (alongside Andrew Shepard)
- 2015 National Model Arab League Outstanding Delegation Award (alongside Jared Midwood)
- 2014-2016 Patrick Henry College Debate Leadership.
- 2014-2016 Vector Debate Coach. Coached the #1 teams in VA for 3 years.