"Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall", said Oliver Wendell Holmes. In this course, you will determine the core idea you are going to deliver, and our instructor coach will guide you to reach the goal of speaking confidently and compellingly, through daily challenges and direct coaching with skills and techniques.
Students will learn
- how to prepare a speech: audience, purpose, structure...
- effective communications strategy and skills
- transferrable speaking fundamentals applied in school, life, and business
- research and reasoning
- and much more!
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 P.M. ET
Date: Monday - Friday, 8/16-8/20/2021 (week 10)
Grade (2021 Spring): Grade 8 - 12
Class size: 4 - 8
Project-Based: Yes, student's choice of projects
Weekly Schedule: Instruction + 10 hours Project Development with Guidance & Feedbacks
Category: Public Speaking
Online Course Requirements
Mac, PC, Tablet, or Smartphone
Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference
Mr. Ray S.
Debate and Speech Tournament Coach and instructor
The more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.
Ray teaches Spanish, Drama and Public Speaking. He has taught since 2003 and was the coach of a Speech and Debate team for 5 years. Ray studied at the University of Virginia, Middlebury College and the Second City Conservatory in Toronto. Ray's educational philosophy: the more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.
10 Weeks - True Creator Camp
We empower Grade 8-Grade 12 students to create truly. We provide specialized instructors on different industry-standard Softwares: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro, Unity, Roblox, etc. Some students want to learn new techniques and skills that essential for their personal projects. Therefore, we come up with this 10-week creator camp.
You may feel necessary to take all 10 camps if you are the kind of person who craves to learn new things every day, curious how to organize abstract thoughts to actions, how to illustrate ideas in 2D or 3D, how to make a prototype of your project with science expert backing, how to make it visually pleasing, how to document your creative process and make it as an integral part of your project, how to get fund for your project to be sustainable in long-term, and finally how to advocate your vision to the world with excellent speaking skills.