"It is immensely encouraging seeing young people taking an interest in issues that affect them and voicing their opinions so coherently."

David Dimbleby
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  • Entries now closed

    The Schools Questions and Answers Challenge uses the format of BBC One's Question Time and BBC Radio 4's Any Questions? as the basis for learning key citizenship life skills and political literacy.

    The competition is now closed for entries this year, but you can still keep up to date with the challenge and use the resources on this website.

    If you have entered the competition, you will hear from us shortly.

  • The Dimbleby's on SQ&A

    David and Jonathan Dimbleby have been encouraging schools to take part in the exciting Schools Questions and Answers Challenge.

    Dimbleby brothers talk about Schools Q&A
  • Make a Great Debate

    Tips from professionals on how to make a great TV or Radio Debate to enter into the Schools Q&A Challenge.

    How to make a great Debate