Special Subjects in Public Speaking

Grades 6-12

This class is designed to address specific speaking needs, such as honing skills for competition in Forensic Speech and Debate, working on a valedictory address for graduation, preparing for college interviews, or something even more specialized. A wide variety of techniques are used in this class, including:

  • Advanced delivery skills
  • Attention to content, flow, and storytelling
  • Audience analysis and adaptation

Special Subjects in Public Speaking is designed for advanced coaching for students. As such, the class as a whole will focus on critical thinking and public speaking, with special emphasis given to the specific needs of students enrolled.

Course Syllabus