Students: High School Grades 9-12
Experience Level: New to MUN
Tuition: $450 $399 (code: BACKTOSCHOOL)
Team Sessions: 1 Hour Per Week for 10 Weeks Online
Dates: October 18 - January 19
MUN Conferences: November 20 and January 15
Model UN Beginner Teams
Learn public speaking skills and debate world issues in Model United Nations!
The MUN Beginner Team is a fun and engaging after-school online program where students learn public speaking and debating, and work together with new friends in preparation for attending two Model United Nations Training Conferences.
Registration Deadline: October 1
In this program, you will:
- Learn public speaking and debate skills
- Represent different countries and solve world issues
- Attend two Best Delegate MUN Training Conferences
- Be inspired by engaging MUN Mentors
- Make new friends who are hopeful about the future
- Build confidence and celebrate team success
The program runs from October 18 to January 19, with a Winter Break scheduled in December. Students attend 2 MUN Conferences on November 20 and January 15.
Students meet for one hour per week at one of the following days and times:
- Tuesdays 5-6pm ET
- Tuesdays 7-8pm ET
- Wednesdays 5-6pm ET
- Wednesdays 7-8pm ET
|Week 1||October 18-22||Welcome - Team icebreakers and goal-setting. What happens at a Model UN?|
|Week 2||October 25-29||Research - Research your country and topic for the November MUN Conference|
|Week 3||November 1-5||Public Speaking - learn how to make an opening speech on your country policy|
|Week 4||November 8-12||Negotiation - practice the art of diplomacy and building allies in MUN|
|Week 5||November 15-19||Resolutions - learn how turn your solutions into a MUN resolution|
|Debate at the Best Delegate MUN Training Conference in November|
|Week 6||November 22-26||Debrief from the conference and receive your next country/topic assignment|
|Week 7||Nov. 27 - Dec. 3||Public Speaking - build your impromptu speaking and debating skills|
|Winter Break||December||Enjoy Winter Break!|
|Week 8||January 3-7||Negotiation - practice managing teams of countries with different perspectives|
|Week 9||January 10-14||Resolutions - pitch creative and realistic solutions to a MUN Shark Tank|
|Put your skills to the test at the Best Delegate MUN Training Conference in January|
|Week 10||January 17-21||Team Banquet to reflect and celebrate the team’s successes and friendships!|
Learn from a Model UN rockstar
Passion for world issues. Expertise in Model UN. A personality that brings out the best in your child.
With 10+ years of professional Model UN experience, we know there's no substitute for a great Mentor.
Recruited from top universities like Harvard, Yale, Georgetown, UCLA, McGill, our MUN Mentors are the best at what they do.
$450 $399 for each 10-week session with code BACKTOSCHOOL
Your tuition includes:
- Best Delegate-certified MUN Mentor
- 10 weeks of MUN Team Meetings (1 hour per week)
- 2 Best Delegate MUN Training Conferences
- World-class Best Delegate MUN learning materials
- End-of-season Virtual Team Banquet
- Digital certificate of completion
Limited financial aid is available for students who demonstrate financial need to attend our programs. Learn more and apply here!
Private Coaching Optional Add-On
Private Coaching is a 1-on-1 personalized experience where an expert college MUN award-winner helps a student accelerate their preparation for their upcoming Model UN conference.
Students will have 4 one-hour sessions with a MUN Mentor, including:
- Session 1 (Pre-Conference): Research
- Session 2 (Pre-Conference): Public Speaking
- Session 3 (Pre-Conference): Possible Solutions
- Session 4 (Post-Conference): Debriefing and Reflection
Flexible dates and times allow students to work on their MUN skills on their own schedule, and prepare for their upcoming conference with ease!
Private Coaching is $299 for 4 one-hour session package. Students can sign up for 1 package (to use for either the November or January conferences), or sign up for 2 packages for both conferences.
Pick your weekly day and time (all times in US Eastern Time)
Registration Opens August 9th, 2021
Why We Love Model United Nations
High School Teacher
"The Virtual MUN program has really helped our students' competence and public speaking skills. I think it will translate into good skills for them to have in the workplace tomorrow."
High School Student
"My favorite part is meeting new people and being able to engage with them in conversations about diplomacy. It's nice to have a place where you can talk to like-minded individuals and learn with them."
"It brings me such joy to see my students go from day one to our last day in class and see their improvement in public speaking and how that's raised their confidence."
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