“Studies show public speaking skills are now the most valued skills top companies will look for in the future – even more valued than technical skills.” – Harvard Business Review
Do you want your high school students to enter their FUTURE with the advantage of advanced presentation and speaking skills?
We can help turn that future into REALITY!
High school students will benefit greatly from this program by developing the communication skills they will use for the rest of their lives.
Whether presenting in the classroom, giving speeches at graduation or other events, engaging in debates or college entrance interviews, the RISE program for high school students will teach speech craft and develop the speaker – enabling your students to speak and present with confidence, authority and impact!
Normally, our programs are available in person in either 8-week, 12-week or 20-week programs. Due to the current situation, we are offering all of our programs virtually via Zoom.
Contact us today to invest in your students’ futures!
Our program covers the following topics and will also include many other valuable nuggets of knowledge and insight enabling your students to understand speech and speechcraft in a way that will benefit them for life!
- Topic Selection
- Know Your Audience and Build Rapport
- Conversational, Authentic Style
- Understanding and Overcoming Nervousness and Anxiety
- Speech Structure and Clarity of Message
- Tell a Story, Make a Point
- Vocal Variety
- Your Body Speaks! Gestures and Body Language
- Stage Craft
- Rid Your Speech of Filler Words – Ah’s and Um’s!
- Visual Presentation Introduction – Do’s and Don’ts
- Championship Secrets from Competitive Speaking
- Final Assignment: Prepare and Deliver a 4-5 Minute Speech
- Speech Contest!
Contact us today and we will work with you to tailor a program specific to your needs and goals!
Our classes are now VIRTUAL using the ZOOM platform. In-person, On-site classes will resume when the current health crisis subsides and appropriate decisions can be made.
Our programs include weekly class sessions of instruction, class activities and exercises, weekly homework assignments and additional resources and coaching! Students completing the course will receive the RISE public speaking certification!
For more information, contact us today!