Chaperones' Corner

For the Chaperones' Resources page, please go to the side bar menu.

IMPORTANT: To join the group emails for chaperones, please email

To access Chaperones' Corner, go to this link:!forum/gallaudet-university-battle-of-the-books

Watch the saved 2018 Battle of the Books livestream match here:

Here is our 2018-2019 Competition Timeline:

BOTB Registration: September 12-14, 2018
BOTB Preliminary Books Distribution Day: September 28, 2018
BOTB Team Information, Payment, and Registration Due: November 2, 2018

BOTB Buff Preliminary Competition: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
BOTB Blue Preliminary Competition: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
BOTB Green Preliminary Competition: Thursday, November 29, 2018

BOTB Buff Playoffs: Wednesday, December 5 through Friday, December 7, 2018
BOTB Blue Playoffs: Monday, December 10 through Wednesday, December 12, 2018
BOTB Green Playoffs: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Announce National BOTB teams: Friday, December 14, 2018

BOTB Nationals Books Distribution Day: Thursday, December 20, 2018
Announce BOTB Nationals Pools: March 15, 2019
6th National Battle of the Books Competition: March 29-April 1, 2019