Public Speaking and Leadership

Students in this class will learn the basics of public speaking by mastering the skills modeled by the Toastmasters International program. The student will learn how to effectively project their voice in small to large venues and learn effective vocal variety and body movement and gestures. Elements of dialog, group discussion and debate will be explored. In addition students will learn listening skills that will take them to the next level to effectively evaluate and recommend improvement to their fellow speakers. Students will learn leadership skills and learn competency of meeting leadership in a business setting.

Advisor: 
Steve Bernard
Grade Level: 
High School