Educational Practice


Sandra Berkowitz-Stafford, Minnesota Community and Technical College (term
expires 2018)
Curt Gilstrap, Drury University, (term expires 2016)
*Wade Hescht, North Harris College (term expires 2017)
Megan Houge Koch, Illinois State University (term expires 2017)
Ken Young, James Madison University (term expires 2018)
(Terms expire on June 30)


Responsible for developing, reporting, and promoting practices that strengthen forensic pedagogy, whether in classrooms, forums, competition, or other circumstances. Included within the responsibilities of this committee will be the following: develop, maintain and distribute information on establishing and promoting argumentation and forensics within curricula; develop and promote ways of increasing broad participation in forensic activities; examine, assess, and evaluate forensic practices in light of the purpose of this Association; and maintain and interpret the AFA Code of Ethics as it relates to educational practices. Additional responsibilities may be assigned as appropriate.